May 17, 2022  
2020-2021 University Catalog 
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BI 291 - Primer for Computational Biology I

This course is the first in a two-semester sequence aimed at equipping students with a background in basic chemistry, biochemistry and molecular biology, in the context of computation and modelling in diverse areas such as genomics and computer-aided drug design. This first course introduces the basics of chemical structure, chemical reactions, and the structure and function of biological marcomolecules (proteins and nucleic acids). 

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisite: CH102/CH104 or CH 112/CH 114 or permission by instructor) 

Credits: 3