Introductory Python based Software Carpentry

Overview (Content and Syllabus etc): 
The workshop is open to anybody who is interested in learning the Introduction to Python programming using the principles of Software Carpentry
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: 
ziyaad.parker@uct.ac.za
Coordinator's name: 
Ziyaad Parker
Event Theme/Subject Category: 
Bioinformatics
Data handling
Host H3Africa Project/Organizations/H3Africa Working Group: 
H3ABioNet: A Sustainable African Bioinformatics Network for H3Africa
Type of Training/Opportunity: 
Workshop
Dates of Event: 
Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 00:00 to Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 00:00
City of Venue: 
Cape Town
Country of Venue: 
South Africa
Trainers/Speakers : 
Ziyaad Parker, UCT; Suresh Maslamoney, UCT; Sumir Panji, UCT; Nicola Mulder, UCT
Eligibility & Application Instructions: 
Closing date 11 October 2018. See flyer on how to apply
Organisers/Organizing Body: 
H3ABioNet, Computational Biology@UCT