Designed to teach basic concepts, skills and tools for working more effectively with data, the workshop aims at life-science researchers with little or no prior knowledge of programming, scripting, or command line tools.
It is hosted by the University of Cambridge, UK
Workshop Learning objectives & programme
- How to use spreadsheet programs (such as Excel) more effectively, and the limitations of such programs
- Getting data out of spreadsheets and into more powerful tools (R)
- Data management and manipulation
- Data visualization
- Workflows and automating repetitive tasks, in particular using the command line shell