BIO 450/CS 499 - Spring 2017

General information

The course schedule (subject to updates through-out the semester) is here.

Find information on homework assignments here.

Find information on in-class exercises here.

Schedule: Tu/Th 9:35-10:50am, Science and Health 433

Course materials


The course syllabus is available here.

Lecture notes

All of the course lecture notes are publicly accessible. See the Lecture slides and Primary reading columns in the course schedule (linked above) to find links to the materials for a lecture.

Text book

The text book for this class is An Introduction to Applied Bioinformatics. This is a free, online book. Currently there is no paper copy available.

Jupyter Notebook

We’ll use Jupyter Notebooks during the course of the semester. Details will soon be available here.

Turning in your homework by email

Your homework must always be turned in with a standardized name. That name should be <nau_id>_<homework_id>.<extension>, where <nau_id> is your NAU identifier (for example, mine is ams379), and <homework_id> and <extension> are provided on a per-assignment basis.

Unless otherwise noted, homework must be turned in by email to Arron ( before class on the day it is due.

Other information

CS 499 counts as a Technical Elective for Computer Science and Applied Computer Science degree programs. BIO 450 counts as a major elective for the Biology degree programs.