Basic Python + Programming Crash Course
Saturday, 8th February 2020, 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Beginners from any faculty or the public. This is also a very short crash course to programming, if you are already a proficient programmer, this workshop might not be suited for you.
Python is a general-purpose programming language which is commonly used for things like simple automation scripting and scientific computing. Python has a beginner-friendly and approachable syntax, yet is still very powerful & extensible with third-party libraries with its included package-management system. We will learn the basic syntax of python, and use some cool third-party libraries to showcase the extensibility and ease of scripting of Python with some real-life use cases.