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BioinformaticsBioinformatics AlgorithmsAlgorithmsPython Programming

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Beginner Level
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

3 hours to complete

Week 1: Welcome!

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 21 min), 3 readings, 3 quizzes
3 videos
Where in the Genome Does DNA Replication Begin? (Part 1) (11:37)11m
Where in the Genome Does DNA Replication Begin? (Part 2) (06:24)6m
3 readings
Course Details10m
Week 1 FAQs (Optional)
What is Pseudocode? (Optional)1m
1 practice exercise
Week 1 Quiz15m
Week
2

Week 2

3 hours to complete

Week 2: Finding Replication Origins

3 hours to complete
2 videos (Total 13 min), 1 reading, 3 quizzes
2 videos
Where in the Genome Does DNA Replication Begin? (Part 4) (04:10)4m
1 reading
Week 2 FAQs (Optional)
1 practice exercise
Week 2 Quiz15m
Week
3

Week 3

4 hours to complete

Week 3: Hunting for Regulatory Motifs

4 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 23 min), 1 reading, 3 quizzes
3 videos
From Implanted Patterns to Regulatory Motifs (Part 2) (05:06)5m
From Implanted Patterns to Regulatory Motifs (Part 3) (07:22)7m
1 reading
Week 3 FAQs (Optional)
1 practice exercise
Week 3 Quiz15m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Week 4: How Rolling Dice Helps Us Find Regulatory Motifs

3 hours to complete
3 videos (Total 26 min), 1 reading, 3 quizzes
3 videos
How Rolling Dice Helps Us Find Regulatory Motifs (Part 2) (05:37)5m
How Rolling Dice Helps Us Find Regulatory Motifs (Part 3) (07:46)7m
1 reading
Week 4 FAQs (Optional)
1 practice exercise
Week 4 Quiz15m

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