Course Description

Overview:  Python is an open-source and increasingly popular tool for scientists. In this introductory workshop for beginners, participants will learn how to create, read, transform, and visualize data for scientific analysis. Learners will also gain skills in applying basic computer logic to scientific applications. There are no prerequisites for this course beyond college-level algebra and statistics; however, participants should be comfortable with basic computer functions. Note: this beginner’s course may be too rudimentary for scientists already comfortable with other programming languages such as R or Matlab.

Basic computer skills, including where to quickly find specific directories and files

Computer Needs:
macOS, Windows, Linux

Install Anaconda distribution of Python (https://www.anaconda.com/products/individual)

General Training Rate
Discounted Training Rate
$895.00 - NIH Community (Trainees, Employees, Contractors, Volunteers, etc.)
$995.00 - Academia, US Government (Non-NIH), US Military

Technology Fee

Although no grades are given for courses, each participant will receive Continuing Education Units (CEUs) based on the number of contact hours. One CEU is equal to ten contact hours. Upon completion of this course each participant will receive a certificate, showing completion of the workshop and 2.1 CEUs.

Refund Policy
100% tuition refund for registrations cancelled 14 or more calendar days prior to the start of the workshop.

50% tuition refund for registrations cancelled between 4 to 13 calendar days prior to the start of the workshop.

No refund will be issued for registrations cancelled 3 calendar days or less prior to the start of the workshop.

All cancellations must be received in writing via email to Ms. Carline Coote at registrar@faes.org.

Cancellations received after 4:00 pm (ET) on business days or received on non-business days are time marked for the following business day.

All refund payments will be processed by the start of the initial workshop.


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Section Title
Python For Beginners
Th, F, Sa
9:00AM to 5:00PM
May 06, 2021 to May 08, 2021
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Fee (Includes Tuition and Technology Fee)
Eligible Discounts Can Be Applied at Checkout $1,155.00
Drop Request Deadline
Apr 29, 2021
Transfer Request Deadline
Apr 29, 2021
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