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
BIOI2250 Introduction to Programming 6 ECTS
Organised by
Bioinformatics
Person in charge
Erkki Kaila
Planned organizing times
Period(s) I II III IV
2013–2014 X X

Learning outcomes

The course targets students with no prior programming experience. The students will acquire basic skills in algorithm design and programming, learning to write simple, practical programs in the Python programming language. The course is not suitable for students who do have prior programming experience and want to learn Python as an additional language.

Contents

Fundamental concepts such as variables, values, types, expressions, control structures, data structures, modularity and classes. Model problems and their typical algorithmic solutions with particular focus on bioinformatics.

Teaching methods

Teaching method Contact Online
Lectures 40 h 0 h

Teaching language

English

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Exercise(s)
  • In English
Written exam
  • In English
English:
Exercise(s) and Written exam

One half of the exercises time is devoted to in-class programming assignments.

Evaluation

Numeric 0-5.

Recommended year of study

1. year autumn

Study materials

Lecture notes; Python documentation.

Belongs to following study modules

Department of Future Technologies
Department of Future Technologies
Department of Biochemistry
Department of Future Technologies
Department of Physics and Astronomy
Department of Future Technologies
2013–2014
Teaching
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
Department of Future Technologies
DP in Computer Science
DP in Electr. and Communication Technology
Finnish Study Modules