Created by:  University of California, San Diego

  • Pavel  Pevzner

    Taught by:  Pavel Pevzner, Professor

    Department of Computer Science and Engineering

  • Phillip Compeau

    Taught by:  Phillip Compeau, Visiting Researcher

    Department of Computer Science & Engineering
LevelBeginner
Language
English
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4.5 stars
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UC San Diego is an academic powerhouse and economic engine, recognized as one of the top 10 public universities by U.S. News and World Report. Innovation is central to who we are and what we do. Here, students learn that knowledge isn't just acquired in the classroom—life is their laboratory.
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Rated 4.5 out of 5 of 305 ratings

My major is biotechnology, I have learnt C program before and I quite enjoy programming, but my major courses have nearly nothing to do with programming, which made me worried about the waste of my knowledge. But now, I feel so excited and refreshed, cause I have learnt how to connect both subjects! And I want to say that this course is very clear with beautiful illustrations and has lots of expansion which can lead us to continue further study, though I have a problem that I can't watch the teaching video, what a pity~

And I'll definitely continue the following course: Bioinformatics Specialization!!!

Novel knowledge and require some python base.More useful for leaners if printable handout with summarized information provided .

This course is perfect as a first approximation to codes and algorithms in Bioinformatics. It will fit very well for begginers!!

An interesting way of learning to program Python while learning about molecular biology.