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Python for Beginners – 4 part series

March 7, 2023 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

This four-part workshop is designed for the absolute beginner to Python with no programming experience:

    • The first part will introduce core concepts related to using scripted languages, including Python, and it will introduce the benefits of using such a language (March 7)
    • The second part will explore data types and data structures, getting help, the purpose of packages, and a handful of basic functions (March 14)
    • The third part will cover importing, cleaning, and getting your data set up for subsequent analysis (March 21)
    • The fourth part will explore methods used to perform a preliminary analysis on data frames, as well as visualization tools available in Python (March 28)

You will need a laptop for this workshop. You will also need to install some software before coming to the first session. Instructions for getting these set up will be provided after registration.

If you would like to attend only a subset of these sessions, or have any questions please contact the CSC coordinator at csc.ok@ubc.ca before registering



March 7, 2023
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Library Building (LIB)
3287 University Way
Kelowna, BC V1V 1V7 Canada
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Additional Info

Room Number
LIB 111
Registration/RSVP Required
Yes (see event description)
Event Type
Student Learning
Faculty, Staff, Students, Postdoctoral Fellows and Research Associates