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CS92PROD
Systems Biology with Programming
BIOL 271
Spring 2024
Section: 01  
Crosslisting: CIS 271

This course is similar to BIOL270, but only meets in the second half of the semester with BIOL270 and is designed for students with a solid background in programming in Python. Systems--collections of entities that interact to form an interconnected whole--are present at every scale of organization in the life sciences. Biologists can take advantage of computational and mathematical tools to understand how these systems function and predict how they might change over time. This approach is critical in applications ranging from epidemic modeling to evolutionary theory. In this course, students will learn how simple rules and interactions can lead to complex behavior using examples from three main areas: regulatory networks, population genetics, and ecology.
Credit: .5 Gen Ed Area Dept: NSM BIOL
Course Format: Lecture / DiscussionGrading Mode: Graded
Level: UGRD Prerequisites: BIOL181 OR BIOL181Z AND BIOL182 OR BIOL182Z
Fulfills a Major Requirement for: None
Past Enrollment Probability: Not Available

Last Updated on MAY-21-2024
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