Bioinformatics - Department Elective I (2160410)  

3 + 0 + 2
Lect + Tuto + Pract
Teaching Scheme
70 + 20 + 10
Theory Marks
20 + 10 + 20
Practical Marks
ESE - End Semester Examination, PA - Progress Assessment, ALA - Active Learning Assignments, OEP -Open Ended Problem

Basic Concepts of Biological processes and Computational tools
It is one of the advanced subjects of Biotechnology. It involves the use and applications of various computational tools & software in the field of biotechnology.
Course Outcome
After learning the course, the students should be able to:
1. Develop a fundamental understanding of basic concepts of bioinformatics and its use in the field of biotechnology.
2. Evaluate applications of techniques & software of bioinformatics to facilitate biotechnological advancement and innovations.

Active Learning
Preparation of power-point slides, which include videos, animations, pictures, graphics for better understanding theory and practical work – The faculty will allocate chapters/ parts of chapters to groups of students so that the entire syllabus to be covered. The power-point slides should be put up on the web-site of the College/ Institute, along with the names of the students of the group, the name of the faculty, Department and College on the first slide. The best three works should submit to GTU.