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When & Where
Date: 
Tue, November 6, 2018 - 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: 
Barrows 356: D-Lab Convening Room
Description
Type: 

This four-part, interactive workshop series is your complete introduction to programming Python for people with little or no previous programming experience. By the end of the series, you will be able to apply your knowledge of basic principles of programming and data manipulation to a real-world social science application.

Part 1 Topics:

  • Running Python
  • Jupyter notebooks
  • Variables assignment
  • Types conversion
  • Strings
  • Built-ins

Knowledge requirements: No prior experience is necessary.  

Registration note: To participate in multiple parts of this series, please be sure to register for each day separately.

Technology requirements: 

  • Laptop required. 
  • Windows machines please download and go through the installer for GitBash. Then download Anaconda version 3.7. Click the green download button and run the installer.
  • Mac machines please download Anaconda version 3.7. Click the green download button and run the installer. 
  • Please also download the Github repository with the materials for this workshop. Click here, click on the green button labeled "Clone or download", and select "Download ZIP." Then unzip the downloaded file and place the folder on your desktop.
Details
Training Host: 
D-lab Facilitator: 
Evan Muzzall
Format Detail: 
hands-on, interactive
Participant Technology Requirement: 
Laptop
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