Bi1051 Introduction to computational biology

Faculty of Science
Autumn 2012
Extent and Intensity
1/0. 1 credit(s). Type of Completion: z (credit).
prof. RNDr. Ladislav Dušek, Ph.D. (lecturer)
RNDr. Jiří Jarkovský, Ph.D. (lecturer)
Guaranteed by
prof. RNDr. Ladislav Dušek, Ph.D.
RECETOX - Faculty of Science
Supplier department: RECETOX - Faculty of Science
Thu 8:00–9:50 F01B1/709
Course Enrolment Limitations
The course is offered to students of any study field.
Course objectives
Students at the end of the course have knowledge of projects, teams and themes of students thesis of divisions of Institute of biostatistics and analyses: data analysis in oncology; analysis of population data and epidemiology; data analysis in cardiology; health technology assessment; data analysis in ecotoxicology; analysis of biodiversity; environmental modelling; environmnetal informatics.
  • The range of problems solved by computational biology is presented to students of the first year together with potential themes for their students work. The topics cover not only projects of Institute of biostatistics and analyses but also other applications of computational biology. Some topics are presented by students of master studies who work on these themes.
  • LEGENDRE, Pierre and Louis LEGENDRE. Numerical ecology. 2nd engl. ed. Amsterdam: Elsevier, 1998. xv, 853. ISBN 9780444892508. info
  • RIFFENBURGH, R. H. Statistics in medicine. 2nd ed. Amsterdam: Elsevier Academic Press, 2006. xli, 622. ISBN 0120887703. info
Teaching methods
Presentation of scientific topics and discussion on their definition and goals.
Assessment methods
Oral participation in the discussion of presented topics.
Language of instruction
Further comments (probably available only in Czech)
Study Materials
The course is taught annually.
General note: Studenti matematické biologie absolvují seminář na katedře, kde vypracovávají svoji diplomovou práci.
The course is also listed under the following terms Autumn 2007 - for the purpose of the accreditation, Autumn 2010 - only for the accreditation, Autumn 2004, Autumn 2005, Autumn 2006, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2009, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2011, Autumn 2011 - acreditation, Autumn 2013, Autumn 2015, Autumn 2016, autumn 2017, Autumn 2018, Autumn 2019, Spring 2020, Autumn 2020, Spring 2021.
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