the registration deadline for our course "Introduction to Bionformatics", held at Free University Berlin, is soon approaching (14th September).
Instructor: Dr. Martin Jones (founder, Python for biologists).
The course aims to provide an introduction to the field of bioinformatics, with a special focus on teaching the basics of programming computers using a combination of Bash and Python. Attendees will learn how to arrange tools into pipelines which can be executed with minimal supervision. The course aims to use a combination of theoretical and practical sessions in order for participants to gain practical experience in using various tools and resources.
Monday 14th – Classes from 09:30 to 17:30
Session 1 – connecting to the server and basic Linux commands
Session 2 – assembling Linux commands into pipelines
Tuesday 15th – Classes from 09:30 to 17:30
Session 3 – introduction to bash scripting and variables
Session 4 – flow control in bash, aliases and paths
Wednesday 16th – Classes from 09:30 to 17:30
Session 5 – introduction to Python, text and files
Session 6 – lists and loops in Python
Thursday 17th – Classes from 09:30 to 17:30
Session 7 – conditions in Python
Session 8 – writing functions in Python
Friday 18th – Classes from 09:30 to 17:30
Session 9 – paired data and dicts in Python
The afternoon of Friday 18th is reserved for finishing off the next-gen workflow exercise, working on your own datasets, or leaving early for travel.
For more information, please see: https://www.physalia-courses.org/courses-workshops/curriculum/course1/
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