Certificate of Study in Bioinformatics

 

This curriculum is designed for those who wish to obtain knowledge and skills in the burgeoning new discipline of bioinformatics. This inter-disciplinary program will expose biology, biochemistry, wildlife, fisheries, computing science, and math students to bioinformatics tools and their application as well as provide them hands on experience in practicing those skills. Students who earn this Certificate will help themselves become more competitive for entry into Masters and/or Ph.D. programs and for jobs in the biotech and pharmaceutical industries.

 

Upon successful completion of the coursework listed below, students will receive a Certificate of Study in Bioinformatics from Humboldt State University. For more information, please contact the Department of Biological Sciences at (707) 826-3245.

 

 

Course Number

Course Name

Units

BIOL 105

Principles of Biology

4

CS 237

Bioinformatics Programming

3

BIOL 340

Genetics

4

BIOL 440

Genetics Lab

2

BIOL 425/525

Advanced Molecular Biology

3

BIOL 426/526

Bioinformatics

4

Total Units

 

20

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