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Unix Shell, R and Git: Software Carpentry

Getting up to speed on the tools required to work in aresearch team can be tricky, so the University Library is hosting a Software Carpentry Event in a two-day workshop on July 11-12 in the Poutama room on the third floor of Puaka James Hight Library.

We’ll be covering the basics of :
- The Unix Shell
- R
- Git

It's free, but places are limited, so book early, and please cancel if you can’t make it to let those on the waiting list take part.

Please email Anton Angelo if you have any questions about the workshop.

A Software Carpentry workshop is hands-on two-day event that covers the core skills needed to be productive in a small research team. Short tutorials alternate with practical exercises, and all instruction is done via live coding. All workshop participants are required to abide by our code of conduct to ensure that all attendees to have an enjoyable and fulfilling experience.

You will need to bring your own computer, and this workshop will cover the beginnings of the Unix Shell, R, and Git to get you productive and working.

For more information about Software Carpentry events, see


Earlier Event: June 25
Semester break
Later Event: July 11