Introduction to Programming with Python

A workshop offered by the University IT and Data Center (HRZ)

Are you completely new to programming, or switching to Python from another language? Do you want to write scientific code with Python? Then this workshop is for you!

In-person Workshop

Tuesday, April 23, 2024
3:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, April 24, 2024
3:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.


Jan Steiner




PC Room 0.012 at the HRZ,
Wegelerstr. 6

Target Group

Doctoral students and postdocs


Research, Business and Organizations


8 units are applicable within the Doctorate plus or Careeres plus certificate

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This workshop is intended for people who start doing scientific computing with Python, particularly on HPC clusters, but not limited to those.

You do not need to have any prior programming experience. We will provide you with an online environment to write and run your Python code.

  • Registration happens via eCampus. Simply join this workshop like any other eCampus course (Uni-ID required).
  • The maximum number of participants is 18, and the workshop is offered on two different dates. 

After registering, you must join one of the groups, depending on when you want to attend the course.


  • Running Python code
  • Variables and operators
  • Datatypes
  • Containers
  • if Statements
  • Loops
  • Functions
  • Packages and modules
  • Numpy arrays and slicing
  • Packages and modules
  • Errors and debugging
  • Overview of objects and classes


High Performance Computing at the University of Bonn


Wegelerstr. 6
53115 Bonn

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