Bioinformatics

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites N: Prohibition Session

Bioinformatics

For a major in Bioinformatics, students must complete a minimum of 24 credit points from senior units of study in the Life Sciences, Statistics, and Information Technologies, including:
(i) At least one of BIOL3018/3918, BIOL3026/3926, BIOL3044/3944, BCHM3092/3992; and
(ii) At least one of STAT3012/3912 and STAT3014/3914; and
(iii) Either COMP3520 or (by departmental permission INFO3911 or INFO3912); and
(iv) BINF3101.
Please refer to the Science Faculty website for details of the major, http://sydney.edu.au/science/
BIOL3018
Gene Technology and Genomics
6    P (MBLG2072 or MBLG2972) and 6cp from either (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971) or Intermediate BIOL.
N BIOL3918
Semester 1
BIOL3918
Gene Technology and Genomics Advanced
6    P Distinction average across (MBLG2072 or MBLG2972) and 6cp from either (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971) or Intermediate BIOL.
N BIOL3018
Semester 1
BIOL3026
Developmental Genetics
6    P (MBLG2072 or MBLG2972) and 6cp from either (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971) or Intermediate BIOL.
N BIOL3926
Semester 2
BIOL3926
Developmental Genetics (Advanced)
6    P Distinction average across (MBLG2072 or MBLG2972) and 6cp from either (MBLG2071 or MBLG2971) or Intermediate BIOL.
N BIOL3026
Semester 2
BIOL3044
Evolution and Biodiversity
6    P 12 credit points of Intermediate BIOL; or 6 credit points of Intermediate BIOL and (MBLG2072 or MBLG2972).
N BIOL3944, BIOL3025, BIOL3925, PLNT3003, PLNT3903
Semester 1
BIOL3944
Evolution and Biodiversity (Advanced)
6    P Distinction average across either 12 credit points of Intermediate BIOL, or 6 credit points of Intermediate BIOL and (MBLG2072 or MBLG2972).
N BIOL3044, BIOL3025, BIOL3925, PLNT3003, PLNT3903
Semester 1
BCHM3092
Proteomics and Functional Genomics
6    P (MBLG1001/1901) and 12 CP of Intermediate BCHM/MBLG units (taken from MBLG2071/2971 or BCHM2071/2971 or BCHM2072/2972). For BMedSc: (18 credit points of BMED including BMED2401 and BMED2405 and one of MBLG2071/2971 or BCHM2071/2971) or (BMED2801 and BMED2802 and BMED2804).
N BCHM3992
Semester 2
BCHM3992
Proteomics and Functional Genomics (Adv)
6    P (MBLG1001/1901) and Distinction in 12 CP of Intermediate BCHM/MBLG units (taken from MBLG2071/2971 or BCHM2071/2971 or BCHM2072/2972). For BMedSc: (18 credit points of BMED including BMED2401 and Distinction in BMED2405 and one of MBLG2071/2971 or BCHM2071/2971) or (Distinction average in BMED2801 and BMED2802 and BMED2804).
N BCHM3092
Semester 2
BINF3101
Bioinformatics Project
6    A INFO2110 and (INFO1103 or INFO1903)
P 12 credit points from Intermediate Biology, Molecular Biology and Genetics, Biochemistry, Microbiology, Pharmacology
N COMP3206, BINF3001, INFO3600, SOFT3300, SOFT3600, SOFT3200, SOFT3700
Semester 2
COMP3520
Operating Systems Internals
6    P COMP2129
Semester 1
INFO3911
IT Special Project 3A
6    P [75% average in other non-IT units in previous year] AND [85% average in IT units in previous year] AND [Special permission by the School of IT].

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
INFO3912
IT Special Project 3B
6    P [75% average in other non-IT units in previous year] AND [85% average in IT units in previous year] AND [Special permission by the School of IT].

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 2
BINF3551
Bioinformatics Exchange
6   
Note: Department permission required for enrolment
Special permission is required for this unit of study.
Semester 1
Semester 1a
Semester 1b
Semester 2
Semester 2a
Semester 2b
STAT3012
Applied Linear Models
6    P (STAT2012 or STAT2912) and (MATH1002 or MATH1014 or MATH1902)
N STAT3912
Semester 1
STAT3912
Applied Linear Models (Advanced)
6    P (STAT2912 or Credit in STAT2012) and (MATH2061 or MATH2961 or MATH1902)
N STAT3012
Semester 1
STAT3014
Applied Statistics
6    A STAT3012 or STAT3912
P STAT2012 or STAT2912
N STAT3914
Semester 2
STAT3914
Applied Statistics Advanced
6    A STAT3912
P STAT2912 or credit or better in STAT2012.
N STAT3014
Semester 2