Bioinformatics

Bioinformatics is the managing of large amounts of biological information generated from research using advanced computational methods and programs.

  • Are you fascinated by the stuff of life?
  • Do you enjoy working with and programming computers?
  • Do you want to learn how to simplify and organize large amounts of data?
  • Do you want to study biology, computer science, chemistry, mathematics and statistics and learn how they fit together?

Then a specialist in bioinformatics is for you!


Which subjects apply to bioinformatics?

  • Biology: The study of the genome

  • Computer Science: Learning how to design databases and how data is structured

  • Statistics: Probability and how to design appropriate experiments

  • Mathematics: From introduction to Mathematical Proofs to Introduction to Non-linear Dynamics and Chaos

  • Chemistry: Biochemistry and bioenergetics¬†¬†