Formação Científica, Cultural, Social e Ética 1 ( Informática e Análise de Dados ) - Bioquímica - Sem Ramos - Especialidades

ECTS / Credit Units
Year: 1 / 1º Semestre
Plan: 2007/08
Scientific Area: FCC
Level: Básico

Semestral Hour Load

Theorical-Pratical: 80.00
Pratical and Laboratorial:


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Degree having this Course

Degree - Branch Degree Plan Year
Línguas e Relações Empresariais - Sem Ramos - Especialidades 2013/14
Bioquímica - Sem Ramos - Especialidades 2007/08

Teaching Staff

Luís Filipe Silva Camacho
Luís Filipe Silva Camacho

Ensino teórico-prático
Marco Paulo Ferreirinha Garapa
Marco Paulo Ferreirinha Garapa

Ensino teórico-prático
Rita Maria César e Sá Fernandes de Vasconcelos
Rita Maria César e Sá Fernandes de Vasconcelos

Ensino teórico-prático
Sílvio Filipe Velosa
Sílvio Filipe Velosa

Responsável pelas Pautas
Ensino teórico-prático

Course Information

Course Objectivs

Providing students with basic knowledge of exploratory data analysis, so that they may read or consult studies using statistics, prepare information and carry out studies in their future professional activities.

Providing students with computer skills that will be useful to them in the elaboration of academic papers and in their future professional activities.

Use a word processing application (Microsoft Word) to create various types of documents, change the presentation of existing documents and to use the application to produce web pages and as a tool for mailing.

Create good public presentations using the Microsoft PowerPoint.

Use a spreadsheet (Microsoft Excel) as a tool to calculate, to work with data and to create charts, providing the basis for moving to advanced use.

Create databases using Access and to be able to manipulate data in tables, queries and forms, allowing to work effectively with data.

Evaluation Criteria

Classes will include some theoretical stages, where an introduction or revising of the various contents will be done. A more practical approach will be chosen in which students will have to use the computer to solve the exercises / problems proposed. There will be two practical evaluations: a test of exploratory data analysis with SPSS, which will have a 50% weight in the final assessment, and one practical test about Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Access, which will have50 % weight in the final assessment of the course.

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Student Support

Luís Camacho Mondays 9h00 - 10h00 and Wednesdays 11h00 - 12h30

Marco Garapa Tuesdays 14h00 - 16h00, Thursdays 09h30 - 11h00 and 14h30 - 16h00

Rita Vasconcelos Tuesdays 14h30 - 16h00

Sílvio Velosa Wednesdays 11h00 - 13h30

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Luís Camacho 2.ª 9h00 - 10h00 e 4.ª 11h00 - 12h30

Marco Garapa 3.ª 14h00 - 16h00, 5.ª 09h30 - 11h00 e 14h30 - 16h00

Rita Vasconcelos 3.ª 14h30 - 16h00

Sílvio Velosa 4.ª 11h0 - 13h30