Introduction and learning tools to the continuous education in bioinformatics and data analysis

1 ECTS credits, Academic Year 2022-2023, NB00AF26
This free online course is meant for introduction in the bioinformatics and data analytics training module.
The course is meant for everyone interested in the application of bioinformatics and data analytics methods to biomedical data.


Enrollment period


Mode of delivery

Web-Based Studies
Independent study

Course study period



0 €

Education information

This course is part of a study module:

Introduction to the topic and teachers in the bioinformatics and data analysis studies. Description of course contents and aims as well as suggested schedule. Course assignments and exercises in Moodle to get familiarized with the course platform.

Education format

Continuous learning
Continuing training


Academic Year 2022-2023

Field of study

Natural sciences, mathematics and statistics
Medicine, dental and pharmacy



Teaching language


Course organiser

University of Oulu



Maximum participants


Prerequisities and co-requisites

This course can be taken at the same time with the courses “Bio-data”, “Data mining and data-based models”, “Elementary Programming” and “Mathematics for biomedical data analysis” from the minor programme in bioinformatics if these courses are in the student’s curriculum.

Contact information

More information and contact information

Krista Juurikka,
Last updated: 23.9.2022