Graduate Certificate in Bioinformatics (GCertBioinf)

Program Code

GCBI

Academic Year

2017

Program Faculty

Faculty of Sciences

Special Notes

These Program Rules should be read in conjunction with the University's policies (http://www.adelaide.edu.au/policies).

Overview

The Graduate Certificate in Bioinformatics is designed to develop skills in a variety of aspects of bioinformatics. Students will be exposed to a range of analytical approaches and develop highly competitive bioinformatics, research and project management skills. Students with accepted prior learning in the core areas of the programme may extend their studies into areas such as advanced algorithms, analysis of big data and IT commercialisation.

 

The Graduate Diploma of Bioinformatics is an AQF Level 8 qualification with a standard duration of 0.5 year.

Academic Program Rules for Graduate Certificate in Bioinformatics

There shall be a Graduate Certificate in Bioinformatics.

Qualification Requirements
Academic Program: 

 
To qualify for the degree of Graduate Certificate of Bioinformatics, the student must complete satisfactorily a program of study consisting of the following requirements with a combined total of not less than 12 units comprising:

  1. Core courses to the value of 12 units.
Core Courses

All of the following courses must be completed:

Subject / Catalogue Course Title Unit Value
BIOINF 7110 Biology for Bioinformatics 3
BIOINF 7120 Research Methods in Bioinformatics 3
BIOINF 7130 Bioinformatics Practice 3
BIOTECH 7005 Bioinformatics and Systems Modelling 3