Intro to Python (morning session)

Date: 

Friday, March 27, 2020, 9:30am to 12:30pm

Location: 

Online via Zoom - meeting info to follow

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Have you always wanted to learn a programming language, but not sure how to get started? This workshop introduces the basic elements of Python, a general purpose programming language commonly used for data cleaning, analysis, visualization, and other applications. Participants will learn how to use the language as well as how to set up a development environment for Python on their personal computer. This workshop is intended for social scientists who are new to programming. No experience is required.

The duration of the workshop is 3 hours. Computers with Python pre-loaded are available on a first-come, first-served basis. If you will use your own laptop, please install the Anaconda distribution of Python 3.

Notes and materials for this workshop are available at https://dss.iq.harvard.edu/workshop-materials#widget-0.

This workshop is being conducted in partnership with Research Computing Services at HBS.

Audience: Harvard Faculty, Students, and Staff are all welcome.

Pre-Requisites: None

Software Version: Anaconda (Python 3) version >= 5.2

Cost: none

Late Drop/Cancel Fee: none

Please email sworthington@iq.harvard.edu with questions.

 
 
See also: Python