Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2024

     

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BIOS 538 001 (CRN: 25562)

BIO DATA ANALYSIS

Long Title: ANALYSIS AND VISUALIZATION OF BIOLOGICAL DATA
Department: Biosciences
Instructor: Kalvapalle, Prashant
Meeting: 2:30PM - 3:45PM TR (8-JAN-2024 - 19-APR-2024) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 25
Section Enrolled: 33
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 40
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 45
Enrollment data as of: 17-APR-2024 7:37PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
Final Exam Time:
28-APR-2024  
2:00PM - 5:00PM U
 
Description: This course addresses how to analyze, visualize and draw conclusions from biological data. It introduces basic concepts in statistics interwoven with training in data analysis using the R computing environment. Students will learn to identify underlying data structures and wrangle data. Students will also learn to effectively convey results using statistical graphics. Topics include basic R programming, data exploration, statistical modeling, parameter estimation and interpretation, and model comparison. This class particularly focuses on biological data. Cross-list: BIOS 338. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for BIOS 538 if student has credit for BIOS 338.