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187.634.01 Analysis for Environmental Genomics and Epigenomics

Department:
Environmental Health and Engineering
Term:
4th term
Credits:
1 credits
Academic Year:
2019 - 2020
Location:
East Baltimore
Class Times:
  • Friday,  5:00 - 6:00pm
Auditors Allowed:
No
Grading Restriction:
Letter Grade or Pass/Fail
Contact:
Winnie Tang
Course Instructors:
Resources:
Prerequisite:

187.633: Introduction to Environmental Genomics and Epigenomics

Description:

How to use the tools publicly available for genomic and epigenomic data analysis? How to generate key figures from omic analysis?

Emphasizes the analytical methods for genomic and epigenomic data analysis. It presents step-by-step instructions for searching and extracting databases and performing pathway analyses on existing genomic and/or epigenomic data. In addition, this course acquaints students with ‘omic’ data analysis by participating group project that aims for proving the principle or generating new hypothesis for a selected research topic.

Learning Objectives:

Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:

  1. Understand the workflow for omic data analysis
  2. Apply the publicly available tools for the search, access and analysis of genomic data
  3. Apply computational analysis to identify or validate cellular pathways
Methods of Assessment:

Participation (40%)
Group Discussion and Presentation (60%)

Instructor Consent:

Consent required for some students

Consent Note:

Consent required for master's students

For consent, contact:

wtang10@jhu.edu