The ability to program is fundamental to the ability to analyze complex datasets. This course is part of a series of courses designed to cross-train life science graduate students in computational techniques for genomics data.
Upon successful completion of this course students will:
Lectures: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10-noon at room 425 at the computer science building.
Linux as a computational platform or a familiarity with UNIX/Linux and working from the command line.
We will use the free textbook Python for everybody.
Your grade for this course will be based on weekly assignments and a final exam. The percentages are as follows:
The calculation of the final letter grade will be made as follows:
These ranges for a letter grade might be shifted a little lower, but will not be raised.