Introduction to Genomics Data Science - Micro-credential

The R statistical programming environment (including Bioconductor libraries) will then be used to perform basic analysis of sequence data. Students will also gain experience in the use of the linux command-line environment and HPC/cloud infrastructure allowing them to perform large scale genomic analyses. Throughout the module, emphasis will be placed on reproducible research using a combination of software environment management and code versioning tools, including: docker, conda, and git/github.

Entry requirements

Applicants must be over 21 years of age.

Application dates

Applications open from 1st April 2023

From the 1st April you can apply for any University of Galway Micro-credential through our Online Application Portal.

When completing your application please make sure to apply under CPC14 (Postgraduate CPD in Medicine & Health Sciences) in the drop-down menu after selecting Standalone Module- Continuing Professional Development.

For this micro-credential, please copy and paste or type this into the text box under Module Name: MA5120


12 weeks.

The mode of study for this Micro-credential is Online Learning.

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