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BioinformaticsBiopythonPython ProgrammingGenomics

Learner Career Outcomes

31%

started a new career after completing these courses

26%

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100% online
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Approx. 9 hours to complete
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

2 hours to complete

Week One

2 hours to complete
5 videos (Total 58 min), 3 readings, 2 quizzes
5 videos
Lecture 2.1 - First Steps Toward Programming Part 110m
Lecture 2.2 - First Steps Toward Programming Part 215m
Lecture 2.3 - First Steps Toward Programming Part 3 (8:57)8m
Lecture 2.4 - First Steps Toward Programming Part 4 (9:58)9m
3 readings
Welcome10m
Pre-Course Survey10m
Syllabus10m
2 practice exercises
Lecture 1 Quiz30m
Lecture 2 Quiz30m
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

Week Two

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 50 min)
4 videos
Lecture 3.2: Data Structures Part 2 (10:41)10m
Lecture 4.1: Ifs and Loops Part 1 (11:26)11m
Lecture 4.2: Ifs and Loops Part 2 (15:28)15m
2 practice exercises
Lecture 3 Quiz30m
Lecture 4 Quiz30m
Week
3

Week 3

2 hours to complete

Week Three

2 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 38 min)
4 videos
Lecture 5.2: Functions Part 2 (8:20)8m
Lecture 5.3: Functions Part 3 (13:24)13m
Lecture 6: Modules and Packages (10:32)10m
2 practice exercises
Lecture 5 Quiz30m
Lecture 6 Quiz30m
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

Week Four

3 hours to complete
4 videos (Total 46 min), 2 readings, 3 quizzes
4 videos
Lecture 7.2: Communicating with the Outside Part 2 (7:38)7m
Lecture 7.3: Communicating with the Outside Part 3 (17:42)17m
Lecture 8: Biopython (13:32)13m
2 readings
Final Exam Instructions10m
Post Course Survey10m
3 practice exercises
Lecture 7 Quiz30m
Lecture 8 Quiz30m
Final Exam (Read Instructions First)30m

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