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17 March 2021
Online Data Carpentry Workshop

Who: The course is aimed at graduate students and other researchers. You don't need to have any previous knowledge of the tools that will be presented at the workshop.

Where: This is an online event. We will meet using the online videoconference software Zoom. You will need to download and install their client to connect with your instructors. The link to use for this event is https://carpentries.zoom.us/my/carpentriesroom3. If needed, the password is **202020**.

When: 12 April - 16 April, 2021. Add to your Google Calendar.

Requirements: Be a postgraduate student in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Participants must have access to a laptop with a Mac, Linux, or Windows operating system (not a tablet, Chromebook, etc.) that they have administrative privileges on. Some sponsorship is available to access mobile data - please contact the organisers for more information. They should have a few specific software packages installed. Since this is an online workshop, participants need to have access to internet (listed below).

Accessibility: We are committed to making this workshop accessible as far as possible. Please make sure that you have the following:

  • Laptop with Administration privileges.
  • Internet access for the duration of the workshop.

Materials will be provided in advance of the workshop and you will be able to ask the organisers for extra materials if needed in advance. If we can help making learning easier for you.

Contact: Please email sschafer@uwc.ac.za 

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