Study plan Bachelor's Degree in Bioinformatics

Study guides

Title of qualification awarded

Degree in Bioinformatics

Table of credits for each course

  Basic training Compulsory Optional Bachelor's Degree Final Project
1st year 48 12    
2nd year   60    
3rd year   20 20 20
Totals 48 92 20 20

Basic and compulsory training

1st year 2nd year
  • Biochemistry / 6.
  • Programming and Algorithms I / 6.
  • Calculus / 6.
  • Introduction to Bioinformatics /6.
  • Aspects of Physical and Organic Chemistry / 4.
  • Molecular Biology / 6.
  • Biostatistics and Data Analysis / 4.
  • Genetics and Genomics / 6.
  • Information Theory, Computer Architecture and Operating Systems / 6.
  • Algebra / 4.
  • Cellular Biology and Physiology / 6
  • Biophysics / 4.
  • Programming and Algorithms II / 4.
  • Discrete Mathematics and Optimisation / 4.
  • Statistical Models and Stochastic Processes / 4. (participation of UAB lecturers)
  • Public Databases in Health and Life Sciences / 4. (UAB lecturers)
  • Algorithms and Grouping Methods in Genomics and Evolution / 4.
  • Algorithms for Sequencing Analysis in Bioinformatics / 4.
  • Algorithms and Data Structures / 4.
  • Structural Bioinformatics / 4.
  • Databases / 4. (UAB lecturers)
  • Population Genetics and Molecular Evolution / 4. (participation of UAB lecturers)
  • Omics Techniques / 4. (participation of UAB lecturers)
  • Software Engineering / 4. (UAB lecturers)
  • Comparative and Functional Genomics / 4.
  • High Performance Computing / 4. (participation of UAB lecturers)
3rd year  
  • Distributed Systems and Web Technologies / 4. (UAB lecturers)
  • Data Visualisation / 4. (participation of UAB lecturers)
  • Computational Genomics / 4.
  • Statistical Learning / 4.
  • Biology of Systems and Networks / 4.
  • Bachelor's Degree Final Project / 20.
 

Optional subjects

3rd year

  • Agrogenomics / 4.
  • Programme, Algorithms and Data Structures / 4.
  • Management and Entrepreneurship / 4.
  • Genetic Epidemiology / 4.
  • Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolutionary Genomics / 4.
  • Introduction to Pharmaceutical R&D / 4.
  • Ontologies in Health and Life Sciences / 4.
  • Chemogenomics / 4.
  • Biomedical Imaging / 4.
  • Current Research Topics in Bioinformatics / 4.
  • Medical Computing / 4.
  • Optional Internship / 20.

Main class location: campus Mar-UPF