IT Introductory Course – Essential Knowledge for Programming Courses (course full)

TitleTimeRoomTeacher
IT Introductory Course – Essential Knowledge for Programming Courses 2020-01-30 09:00 - 16:30 (Thu)MPI Dev Bio - Teaching lab 0.A.06Contreras, Adrian
Lundberg, Derek
Vorbrugg, Sebastian
Woerner, Johannes
Course category: 
Target group: 
General
Level: 
Beginners
Capacity: 
12
Coordinator: 
Dagmar Sigurdardottir
Description: 
This course provides an introduction to the IT infrastructure available to bioscientists on campus. Furthermore, the basics of interacting with your computer and the campus servers are taught. In the afternoon, an introduction to basic Unix skills is provided.
Content: 
  • Part 1: Introduction to the campus IT Infrastructure How simple programming facilitates biological research
  • Part 2: Command line basics
  • Part 3: Unix applications and tips for Bioscientists

Note

  • Successful participation in this course, or passing an exam covering the material taught in the first two sections of the course, is a prerequisite for participating in the Unix, R and Python courses offered later this year.
  • Advanced students may leave after passing a test after the first hour and can join the Part 3 for more advanced material.