Functional Genomics

Korea University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Functional Genomics

  • Host University

    Korea University

  • Location

    Seoul, South Korea

  • Area of Study

    Life Sciences

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Recommend to take two subjects among these: Biochemistry, Molecular Biology, and Genetics

  • Course Level Recommendations


    ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.

    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    Genomics is a large-scale study of genetics. Recent advancement of high-throughput technologies stimulated the accumulation of large-scale data from entire genome. Functional genomics covers these advancements in genomics.

    Course Objectives
    The class focuses on obtaining the following knowledge:

    • Basic terminology related to genomics
    • Technological aspects of high-throughput platforms to obtain DNA sequence, transcriptome, proteome, and epigenetic map in a genome-wide way
    • General characteristics of these genome-scale data


Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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