[Galway] Beginners Python Workshop

Overview: [Galway] Beginners Python Workshop

We are delighted to team up with WITS Ireland and Women in Technology Galway to run our first Coding Grace workshop in Galway. It will be a beginners Python workshop, and participants will be required to bring their own laptop.

Organiser
Lynda O'Leary
Level
Beginners
Pre-requisites
👇 See FAQ for additional info
Price
Free
Location
Portershed, Off Eyre Square, Galway, Ireland
When
Tue Aug 23, 2016 (18:00) - Tue Aug 23, 2016 (20:00)

More info [Galway] Beginners Python Workshop

🎟 Register at: http://witsireland.com/events/?event_id=27

We are delighted to team up with WITS Ireland and Women in Technology Galway to run our first Coding Grace workshop in Galway. It will be a beginners Python workshop, and participants will be required to bring their own laptop.

We are delighted to team up with WITS Ireland and Women in Technology Galway to run our first Coding Grace workshop in Galway. It will be a beginners Python workshop, and participants will be required to bring their own laptop.

We will be learn Python through making a text-based adventure game.

Course content

  • Basic datatypes
  • Basic data structures

You will be able to write and execute Python scripts.

At the end, you have created a basic interactive text-based adventure game.

Pre-requisites

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Frequently asked questions

Additional info for this workshop

Q. Do I need to set up anything on my laptop?

Q. How do I find Portershed?

Google Map bit.ly/portershed

See http://portershed.com/ for more info.

Here's some info about our awesome mentor(s).
🌈 Vicky Twomey-Lee

Pythonista, but normally found organising various tech events, and now heavily involved in diversity initiatives like Coding Grace, PyLadies Dublin, and Women in Technology and Science (WITS Ireland).

Q. A lot of our events are female-friendly events, we have enquiries asking if other genders are welcome as well?
YES. You are welcome. Events we run or partner in are diversity friendly. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us at contact@codinggrace.com.
Refunds (Only applicable if this is a PAID event)

Full refunds until 24 hours before the event.

If there are not enough people signed up to the event, I will be in touch to refund you.

More info about our supporters
WITS Ireland
![WITS Ireland](http://i.imgur.com/rZ8sq12.jpg) Women in Technology and Science (WITS) is an active forum supporting women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) to reach their full potential through informed choices. Since 1990 WITS has a proven track record in delivering initiatives that improve the recruitment and retention of women in STEM roles. WITS is also a strong advocate for celebrating the past and current successes of women in STEM. Members come from a broad range of backgrounds within STEM. WITS members range in age and experience from third level students to some of the country’s most eminent senior academics and business people including those who have retired from the workforce. Individual membership is open to women and men throughout Ireland who are involved in any aspect of science, engineering or technology. Affiliate membership is available to students. We also have corporate members. WITS is proud to have Michael D. Higgins, President of Ireland as Patron.
Women in Technology Galway
This meetup gives us an opportunity to mingle and meet with other female professionals working in the IT industry. If you are interested in pursuing a career in IT, learning about new technologies, contributing to open source, or getting involved in technical workshops, then come support this group. Let's build a strong innovative community lead by women in Galway. Follow us on Twitter: [twitter.com/techwomengalway](https://twitter.com/techwomengalway)
More about the organiser
Lynda O'Leary
Read about them above, we have no blurb, but these are awesome people. ❤️
If you have any other general questions:
Email: contact@codinggrace.com
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🌈 A huge thanks to our supporter(s) and partner(s) 🌈

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