Introduction to Practical Data Analysis in Medical Genomics

Universidad Católica de Valencia

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Introduction to Practical Data Analysis in Medical Genomics

  • Host University

    Universidad Católica de Valencia

  • Location

    Valencia, Spain

  • Area of Study

    Nursing, Pharmacy

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

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

    The course contents are focused on developing the basic skills for performing common medical genomics analysis and molecular diagnosis using new generation sequencing. Introductory programming skills and essential QC and exploratory data analysis of clinical results would be learned in practical lessons. Attendance to related scientific seminars and introductory molecular genomic sessions is included. Likewise, the student will work on paper and tasks assignments on bioinformatics analysis, software development techniques, cloud computing, and modelling cell signalling and molecular pathways.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Eligibility for courses may be subject to a placement exam and/or pre-requisites.

ECTS (European Credit Transfer and Accumulation System) credits are converted to semester credits/quarter units differently among U.S. universities. Students should confirm the conversion scale used at their home university when determining credit transfer.