Lucy Training Workshop: Introduction to Python

Presenter: Ramandeep Makhija 

Python is open-sourced, interpreted, object-oriented, high-level programming language. It is easy to learn and very user-friendly because of its simple syntax and readable code. The best way to learn a programming language is to do something useful, therefore this hands-on introductory workshop will cover:

  • Basic data types
  • Creating and assigning values to a variable
  • Using a function
  • Import a Python library and use its functions
  • Read tabular data from a csv file
  • Select individual values and subsections from data
  • Perform operations on arrays of data

No prior knowledge is required. This workshop is open to undergraduate and graduate students, faculty, and staff.

This workshop will be offered virtually over Zoom.  Register Now!
Registration must be completed by Tuesday, February 1st.