Bioinformatics Project (BINF3101)


This unit will provide students an opportunity to apply the knowledge and practice the skills acquired in the prerequisite and qualifying units, in the context of designing and building a substantial bioinformatics application. Working in groups, students will carry out the full range of activities including requirements capture, analysis and design, coding, testing and documentation.

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Further unit of study information


Meeting with academic supervisor 1hour per week & class meeting 1 hour per week.


Oral group presentations, individual and group reports (100%)

Faculty/department permission required?


Unit of study rules


12 credit points from any of Intermediate (Biology, or Molecular Biology and Genetics, or Biochemistry, or Microbiology, or Pharmacology)

Assumed knowledge

INFO2110 and (INFO1103 or INFO1903)


COMP3206 or BINF3001 or INFO3600 or SOFT3300 or SOFT3600 or SOFT3200 or SOFT3700

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Non-award/non-degree study

If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.

Cross-institutional study

If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.