[ 875SBINSBIS12 ] SE Seminar Bioinformatics

Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M2 - Master's programme 2. year (*)Bioinformatik Sepp Hochreiter 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Original study plan Master's programme Bioinformatics 2015W
Objectives The goal of this seminar is to practice scientific skills, such as, reading, understanding, evaluating, summarizing, and presenting literature. Students are required to read and understand a recent paper in bioinformatics or a related field and to give an oral presentation summarizing the paper. Pro's and con's of the approach presented in the paper must be discussed in context with other published approaches. Finally, a written summary and evaluation must be handed in.
Subject Varying, up-to-date subjects in bioinformatics and related fields.
Criteria for evaluation The final grade is determined by a combined assessment of the oral and written presentation.
Methods Students can choose from a list of subjects and are assigned a supervisor for instructions and support. Students may combine their seminar topic with the topic of the practical course "Project Bioinformatics".
Language English
Study material Literature is provided to students on an individual basis.
Changing subject? No
Corresponding lecture BIMPLSESEBI: SE Seminar Bioinformatik (3 ECTS)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 20
Assignment procedure Direct assignment