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This workshop is an introduction to programming in Python for people with little or no previous programming experience. Using data from theGapminderFoundation, you will learn the basics of working with the flexible and powerfulPython programming language. Material will cover basic programming concepts, loading and working with data, and using libraries to create graphs and charts.
When: 10:00am - 2:00pm EST, Monday, October 4, 2021;
10:00am - 2:00pm EST, Wednesday, October 6, 2021;
10:00am - 2:00pm EST, Thursday, October 7, 2021
Data Discovery in the Academy: Advanced Strategies for Finding and Evaluating Data for your Research
The practical workshop will explore advanced strategies for locating and evaluating published data sets for research in the social sciences. A review of how commonly requested social science data sets are produced and licensed will also be provided along with an introduction to open research data. When: 11:00am - 12:00pm EST, Wednesday, October 6, 2021
Comcult Important Dates
Deadline to submit a SSHRC doctoral application through York University is Tuesday, October 12, 2021.
Fall 2021 - Winter 2022 Course Timetable: