Who is this class for: This course is primarily aimed at undergraduate-level learners in computer science, biology, or a related field who are interested in learning about how the intersection of these two disciplines represents an important frontier in modern science.


Created by:  University of California, San Diego

  • Pavel  Pevzner

    Taught by:  Pavel Pevzner, Professor

    Department of Computer Science and Engineering

  • Phillip Compeau

    Taught by:  Phillip Compeau, Visiting Researcher

    Department of Computer Science & Engineering

  • Nikolay Vyahhi

    Taught by:  Nikolay Vyahhi, Visiting Scholar

    Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Basic Info
Course 3 of 7 in the Bioinformatics Specialization
LevelBeginner
Language
English
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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University of California, San Diego
UC San Diego is an academic powerhouse and economic engine, recognized as one of the top 10 public universities by U.S. News and World Report. Innovation is central to who we are and what we do. Here, students learn that knowledge isn't just acquired in the classroom—life is their laboratory.
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Rated 4.7 out of 5 of 40 ratings

I think Week 4 and 5 should be explained more. Pseudo-code can be more detailed.

I have taken courses I, II and III. They were consistently excellent. I plan to go for the next one.

Take your time, this course is harder than the others. Very worth it though, learned a lot and it was a lot of fun!

Good coursera.