What: A course for life scientists who do data analysis
Where: EMBL (Heidelberg, Germany)
When: 12-14 November 2014
Apply by: 26 September 2014

This course is open to researchers in the life sciences who are using computers for their analyses, even if not full time. The target student will know a little bit of data analysis, but not consider himself an expert. For example, the student might have already written a for loop in some language before or plotted their data, but will not know what git is (or at least not be very comfortable with advanced git usage).


  • Introduction to Python scripting
  • Introduction to the Unix shell and usage of cluster resources
  • Version control with git and github
  • Unit testing

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