Uusi opinto-opas (sisältäen myös opetusohjelmat) lukuvuodelle 2018-2019 sijaitsee osoitteessa https://opas.peppi.utu.fi . Tältä sivustolta löytyvät enää vanhat opinto-oppaat ja opetusohjelmat.

The new study guide (incl. teaching schedules) for academic year 2018-2019 can be found at https://studyguide.utu.fi. This site contains only previous years' guides.

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Archived Curricula Guide 2013–2014
Curricula Guide is archieved. Please refer to current Curricula Guides
BIOI2200 Introduction to Computational Biology 3 ECTS
Organised by
Person in charge
Matti Nykter
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2013–2014 X
Preceding studies
Basic knowledge of molecular biology

Learning outcomes

After taking the couse a student can:
- describe different types of biological sequencing data and functional elements in sequences
- describe high throughput data measurement methods and the use cases for such data and perform simple analysis tasks
- describe the need for and applications of mathematical models in biological systems


- Deep sequencing
- Sequence alignment
- Gene expression
- Variation data
- Databases
- Biological networks

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 12 h 0 h
Independent work
Exercises 12 h 0 h

Teaching language


Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Written exam
  • In English
Written exam

Evaluation and evaluation criteria

Numeric 0-5.
Learning will be evaluated by written exam.

Recommended year of study

1. year autumn

Study materials

Lecture notes, course material on the internet

Further information

Organization Responsible: Tampere IBT

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Future Technologies
Department of Future Technologies
Department of Future Technologies
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Implementation details are unavailable.
Department of Future Technologies
DP in Computer Science
DP in Electr. and Communication Technology
Finnish Study Modules