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Statistical Methods in Bioinformatics - STAT730

This unit introduces the statistical and probabilistic concepts that are the basis for the study of bioinformatics. Topics include an introduction to probability and conditional probability, probability distributions, sampling distributions and an introduction to Markov processes. Particular attention is paid to how they relate to specific applications in the field of bioinformatics. A basic understanding of calculus will be an advantage.

Credit Points: 4
When Offered:

S1 Day - Session 1, North Ryde, Day

Staff Contact(s): Dr Thomas Fung, Dr Nino Kordzakhia

Admission to MRes Prerequisite Information


NCCW(s): STAT830
Unit Designation(s):
Assessed As: Graded
Offered By:

Department of Statistics

Faculty of Science and Engineering

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