Introduction to Python programming

When:     9.15am-5pm, Monday, November 17th.
Where:    Room 3120, Trottier Building

This session will introduce you to Python programming:
  • Basic programming concepts
  • Lots of hands-on exercises
  • Loading/processing/saving files
  • Question sessions
Please SIGN UP by email to by the end of the day Wednesday, November 12th.

You don’t have to bring your own laptop to this session. The room has computer running on Ubuntu Linux and Python will already be installed.
Guest account will be generated for the day so PLEASE PROVIDE YOUR MCGILL EMAIL WHEN REGISTERING.

If you’re a complete beginner, it might be useful to look at the nice (fun!) tutorial at CodeAcademy.

The workshop materials can be found there : slides and materials.


We would like to thank Maxime Barakatt for organizing and teaching this workshop.

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