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Software Carpentry: Unix, Git, and Python

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Full course description

Term: Summer 2023

Date: May 18th - 19th, 2023

Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm Both days

Location: University Mall 2104 (directions)

Instructor: Nathaniel Porter

Presented By: University Libraries (LIB)

 

Description:

"Software Carpentry aims to help researchers get their work done in less time and with less pain by teaching them basic research computing skills. This hands-on workshop will cover basic concepts and tools for conducting research with data using the Bash Unix shell, version control with Git, and plotting and programming in Python. Learners are expected to attend the full two days.

The workshop is open to anyone. You do not need any programming experience to participate but you will need access to a Windows, Mac or Linux computer. Instructions for accessing course material and installing software will be sent in advance. For questions, contact Data Education Coordinator Nathaniel Porter (ndporter@vt.edu).

If you are an individual with a disability and desire an accommodation, please email library-event-accessibility-g@vt.edu at least 10 business days prior to the event."