Course Details

The module will cover the fundamental principles of informatics and bioinformatics applied to clinical genomics, find and use major genomic and genetic data resources; use software packages, in silico tools, databases and literature searches to align sequence data to the reference genome, critically assess, annotate and interpret findings from genetic and genomic analyses. Theoretical sessions will be coupled with practical assignments of analysing and annotating predefined data sets.

Course Level

FHEQ (what does this mean?)

Who should attend?

This course is ideal for anyone interested in gaining the knowledge and understanding to interpret genomic data.


March 2022


Lecture based taught component alongside practical assignments of analysing data sets.
Contact Hours will be delivered through a blend of live activities online and on-campus, and may include, for example, lectures, seminars, practical sessions and Academic Mentoring sessions.


Assignment 1, Assignment 2, Assignment 3




Swansea University Medical School,
Institute of Life Science 2,
Swansea University,
Singleton Park,

How To Apply

For enquiries or to apply please contact Dr Claire Morgan.


Dr Anna Derrick