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Genetic AnalysisBioinformatics AnalysisEvolutionComparative Genomics

Learner Career Outcomes

24%

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30%

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17%

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100% online
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Beginner Level
Approx. 20 hours to complete
English

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University of Toronto

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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

NCBI/Blast I

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 51 min), 4 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Lecture24m
Lab Discussion24m
Summary
4 readings
Acknowledgements10m
Course Logistics10m
Lecture Materials10m
Lab 1 -- Exploring NCBI1h 30m
1 practice exercise
Lab 1 Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Blast II/Comparative Genomics

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 58 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Lecture32m
Lab Discussion23m
Summary
2 readings
Lecture Materials10m
Lab 2 -- Advanced Blast and Comparative Genomics1h 30m
1 practice exercise
Lab 2 Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

3 hours to complete

Multiple Sequence Alignments

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 44 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Lecture25m
Lab Discussion17m
Summary
2 readings
Lecture Materials10m
Lab 3 -- Multiple Sequence Alignment1h 30m
1 practice exercise
Lab 3 Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

1 hour to complete

Review: NCBI/Blast I, Blast II/Comparative Genetics, and Multiple Sequence Alignments

1 hour to complete
1 practice exercise
Quiz: Modules 1-330m

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