Course open to: All years
Course organiser: Dr Chris Williams
Course fee for students not funded through the DTP: : £100
October registration: https://nercdtp.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/python-october-2016
Registration Deadline: 3 October 2016
January registration: https://nercdtp.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/python-january-2017
Registration Deadline: 29 November 2016
Objective: To take students from beginners to intermediate level in Python with an introduction to modules useful for Earth and Environmental Scientists including Pandas.
Composition: 3 day course for a maximum of 20 people consisting of practical sessions with introductions that finish with a workshop within which students manipulate their own or mock data. Students finish the workshop session with a presentation session.
Day 1 – Beginners Python (introduction assuming no prior knowledge). Material: http://chris35wills.github.io/courses/Beginners_python/README/
Day 2 -Intermediate Python (building on the day before). Material: http://chris35wills.github.io/courses/Intermediate_python/README/
Day 3 – Version Control with Github. Material: http://chris35wills.github.io/courses/Intro_github/README/