Courses

Courses in genetics and genomics for students interested in quantitative genomics:


Statistical Genetics/Genetic Epidemiology Methods Sequence

  • EPI 249 Molecular Biology for Epidemiologists [Fall-1]
  • BIO 227 Fundamental Concepts in Gene Mapping [Fall-2]
  • EPI 507 Genetic Epidemiology [Fall-2]
  • EPI 293 Analysis of Genetic Association Studies [Winter]
  • BIST 257 Computational and Statistical Methods in Human Genetics [Spring]
  • EPI 511 Advanced Population and Medical Genetics [Spring-1]
  • ID 542 Methods for Mediation and Interaction [Spring -1]

Computational Biology/Quantitative Genomics Methods Sequence

  • BIO 292 Intro to Genomics/Bioinformatics [Spring-1]
  • BIO 508/BIST 297 Genomic Data Manipulation [Spring]
  • BIO 512/BIST 298 Introduction to Computational Biology and Bioinformatics [Spring]
  • BIO 513/BIST 299 Advanced Computational Biology and Bioinformatics [Fall]
  • BIO 290 Introductory Genomics and Bioinformatics for Health Research [Fall, for non-major]

Data Structures and Programming

  • BIO 509 Introduction to Statistical Computing Environments [Fall-1]
  • BIO 510 Programming I [Fall-2]
  • BIO 511 Programming II [Winter]
  • BIO 503 Programming and Statistics in R [Winter]
  • BIO 514 Introduction to Data Structures and Algorithms [Spring-2]

Statistical Learning/Machine Learning

  • BIST 235 Regression and Statistical Learning [Fall]
  • EPI 215 Advanced Topics in Case-Control and Cohort Studies [Fall-1]
  • EPI 288 Data Mining and Prediction [Winter]

Molecular Biology, Physiology and Genetics

  • EH 205 Human Physiology [Fall]
  • EH 208 Pathophysiology of Human Disease [Spring]

Subject-area Courses

  • IMI 231 Intro Comp Genomics for Infectious Disease [Fall]
  • EH 298 Environmental Epigenetics [Winter]
  • EH 516 Environmental Genetics [Winter]
  • EPI 244 Genetic Epidemiology of Psychiatric Disorders [Spring-1 ]
  • EPI 222 Genetic Epidemiology of Diabetes, Obesity and Their Complications [Spring-2]

Courses outside of HSPH


Harvard Medical School and Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

 

Computational Biology and Statistical Learning

  • Biophysics 101 Computational Biology - GSAS& HMS [Fall]
  • Biophysics 170 Quantitative Genomics - GSAS& HMS [Fall]
  • Biophysics 205 Computational & Functional Genomics - GSAS& HMS [Spring]
  • Stat 285r Statistical Machine Learning - GSAS [Spring]

Molecular Biology, Physiology, and Genetics

  • BPH Human Physiology - GSAS [Fall]
  • BPH Pathophysiology of Human Disease - GSAS [Spring]
  • GEN 201 Principles of Genetics - GSAS [Fall]
  • GN701 Principles of Genetics - HMS [Fall]
  • BCMP 200 Molecular Biology - GSAS [Fall]
  • BP723 Molecular Biology - HMS [Fall]
  • MICRO 200 Molecular Microbiology and Pathogenesis - HMS

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • 6.006 Introduction to Algorithms [Computing] [Fall & Spring]
  • 6.874 Computational Systems Biology [Spring]

For more information and course times:
http://coursecatalog.harvard.edu/OASIS/CourseCat/schools.jsp