Computing for Life Sciences (C7147)
15 credits, Level 5
Gain basic computer coding skills in modern structured languages.
This enables you to apply these skills to develop computer programmes that perform computations and analyses of direct relevance to modern Life Sciences research.
78%: Practical (Workshop)
100%: Coursework (Computer-based examination, Project, Software exercise)
Contact hours and workload
This module is approximately 150 hours of work. This breaks down into about 20 hours of contact time and about 130 hours of independent study. The University may make minor variations to the contact hours for operational reasons, including timetabling requirements.
We regularly review our modules to incorporate student feedback, staff expertise, as well as the latest research and teaching methodology. We’re planning to run these modules in the academic year 2021/22. However, there may be changes to these modules in response to COVID-19, staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let our applicants know of material changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.
This module is offered on the following courses: