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SWC workshop November 2017

Start date: November 7, 2017

End date: November 9, 2017

Time: 9am-5pm

Location: B204:119

Software Carpentry‘s mission is to help scientists and engineers get more research done in less time and with less pain by teaching them basic lab skills for scientific computing. This hands-on workshop will cover basic concepts and tools, including program design, version control, data management, and task automation. Participants will be encouraged to help one another and to apply what they have learned to their own research problems. For more information on what we teach and why, please see our paper “Best Practices for Scientific Computing“.

Who: The course is aimed at graduate students and researchers. You don’t need to have any previous knowledge of the tools that will be presented at the workshop.

Content: We will be teaching introductions to the Unix shell, version control with Git as well as programming with Python and R. For the syllabus and schedule see the workshop webpage.

When: Tuesday 7 to Thursday 9 November 2017, 9am to 5pm

Where: Building 204 : Room 119
RVSP: You can register via Eventbrite, there is a registration fee which will cover morning and afternoon tea.
Contact: Please email rebecca.lange@curtin.edu.au for more information.