Distance learning in bioinformatics

Heather Vincent Heather.Vincent at man.ac.uk
Wed Aug 4 21:57:57 EST 2004

A new distance learning course, the Science of Proteomics, has been 
developed by staff at the University of Leeds, UK.  You will find full 
details of the course here : http://www.cs.man.ac.uk/biomed/bs6190.html 
  It can be studied either as an individual module, or as an element of 
the full MSc in Bioinformatics offered jointly by the University of 
Manchester and the University of Leeds.

The MSc modules follow two themes, Bioinformatics and Computer Science. 
  The Bioinformatics modules are:

Introduction to Molecular Biology for Computer Scientists
Introduction to Bioinformatics
Introduction to Microarray Data Analysis
Theory and Applications in Bioinformatics
The Bioinformatics of Protein Structure
The Science of Proteomics
Molecular Modelling and Structure-based Drug Design

The computing modules are:

Introduction to programming (C or Java)
Intermediate Java
Object-oriented analysis and design with UML

The module fee for 2004/2005 is £750.  You will find further 
information, including a link to the online application form, here : 
http://www.cs.man.ac.uk/biomed/bioinformatics.html  If you have any 
questions, or need advice on the module options, please contact 
Heather.Vincent at man.ac.uk

Heather Vincent
Room 2.89, Department of Computer Science
University of Manchester
Kilburn Building
Oxford Road
M13 9PL
United Kingdom

fax: +44 (0)161 275 6204


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