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Lakehead 2009-2010 Academic Courses Undergraduate Courses Bioinformatics Courses
Bioinformatics Courses
Courses not offered this academic year (fall/winter terms) are indicated by the words "NOT OFFERED THIS YEAR" below the course description. Nevertheless, students should refer to the Timetable as a final check.
Bioinformatics 3711      Bioinformatics
Credit Weight: 0.5
Prerequisite(s): Chemistry 3251/Biology 3252
Description: Developing practical bioinformatics skills. Some of the topics covered are: introduction to Linux; web databases and resources; overview and use of public and commercial software packages for sequence and structure analysis; examples of applications of everyday bioinformatics.
Cross-List(s): Chemistry 3711
Offering: 0-0; 2-4
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Bioinformatics 4111      Research Seminars
Credit Weight: 0.5
Corequisite(s): Bioinformatics 4901
Description: Course content is variable but closely related to the research project undertaken in Bioinformatics 4901. Students are required to present their research to the Department on a regular basis and to attend all seminars sponsored by the Department.
Offering: Seminars schedules over fall and winter terms
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Bioinformatics 4191      Special Topics in Biological Chemistry
Credit Weight: 0.5
Description: See Department of Chemistry, Courses, Chemistry 4191, for full course description.
Cross-List(s): Chemistry 4191
SpecialTopic: Y
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Bioinformatics 4501      Senior Project
Credit Weight: 1.0
Description: Under the supervision of participating Bioinformatics Science faculty members, students complete a research project culminating in a report.
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Bioinformatics 4901      Honours Thesis
Credit Weight: 1.0
Corequisite(s): Bioinformatics 4111
Description: A research project and the accompanying written thesis concerning the research investigation which has been undertaken will be submitted to the Department.
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