MCDB 3450 - Biological Data Science Course uri icon



  • The central function of data science is to extract information from complex datasets. Biology is an increasingly large-data endeavor with health care records, genomics datasets, and extensive imaging. This course will develop core data science skills, including statistical analysis, visualization, data management, machine learning, and modeling. Recommended prerequisite: MCDB 2150 or EBIO 2070 (minimum grade C-), or exposure to probability theory.