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STS: Python

Tuesday, April 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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Attending STS Sessions Online

All Software Training for Students workshops sessions are currently being delivered remotely via Zoom. Our room can be accessed from the following link:

https://go.wisc.edu/stscustomworkshop

To attend the workshops, we recommend the following:

  1. Enroll in the STS Canvas Course (if you are not already enrolled)
  2. After enrolling, click the following link to join our Zoom room
  3. Recommended: Download the Class Files before attending your scheduled workshop.

Python is a powerful, cross-platform, easy-to-use programming language. The use of high-level syntax and typeless data makes it especially beginner-friendly and its interpreter makes troubleshooting and debugging a breeze. This class offers an introduction to Python that will help you get working more efficiently in no time.

Topics include:

  • The Python interpreter
  • Data types
  • Functions
  • Calculations in Python
  • Control flow
  • Data structures
  • Standard library

Workshop Manual and Class Files:

Training Manual

Class Files

Note: these files are available through the STS Canvas course. If you are not enrolled, click here to enroll


Audience:

Anyone interested in learning the basics of coding using Python


Prerequisites:

Basic computing skills


Note: Software Training for Students services are only available to currently registered undergraduate or graduate students of UW-Madison. Faculty, staff and former students are not eligible to attend our training workshops or consultations.

Details

Date:
Tuesday, April 6
Time:
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

online

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Audience
Students
Primary Trainer
Bobby Dubel
Assistant
Ryan Meeker
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