BIOL 806 (01) - Data Science with R for the Life Sciences

Data Science for Life Sciences

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Biology
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2021 - Full Term (08/30/2021 - 12/13/2021)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   15  
CRN: 16944
Introduces students to the basic data analysis and programming tools commonly used throughout the life sciences. Students will become proficient in R programming, data wrangling and cleaning, the principles of open and reproducible science, SQL database management, version control via Git/Github, building maps, and Bash command lines. Data sets and case studies from across the life sciences will be used throughout the course. The class culminates with an small group project.
You must sign up in the Dept Office before registering through WEBCAT.
Instructors: Easton White

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 T 2:10pm - 3:30pm SLS 230
8/30/2021 12/13/2021 R 3:40pm - 5:00pm SLS 230