Introductory Python based Software Carpentry

The workshop is open to anybody who is interested in learning the Introduction to Python programming using the principles of Software Carpentry

Ziyaad Parker, UCT; Suresh Maslamoney, UCT; Sumir Panji, UCT; Nicola Mulder, UCT
Event Theme/Subject Category: 
Data handling
Coordinator's name: 
Ziyaad Parker
Coordinator's email address :
Name of Venue, Institute: 
University of Cape Town
City of Venue: 
Cape Town
Country of Venue: 
South Africa
Organisers/Organizing Body: 
H3ABioNet, Computational Biology@UCT
Dates of Event: 
Friday, November 2, 2018 - 07:15
Eligibility & Application Instructions: 
Closing date 11 October 2018. See flyer on how to apply
Targeted Learning Outcomes: 
Objectives: After this workshop participants should: ● Be familiar Git and GitHub as well as using it ● Be familiar with Jupyter Notebook ● Be familiar with Python and executing scripts ● Understand the different Python packages ● Be familiar with steps and procedures involved in working with Python Coordinator's email address:
SickleInAfrica Project/PI/Working Group: 
Collaborative African Genomics Network (CAfGEN)