Code Management Course

code management course

The Oxford Research Software Engineering group is running a free ½ day course on code management for graduate students and other researchers at the University of Oxford.

What: This course will give you a practical introduction to software engineering best practices in code management, software sustainability, reproducible software and open software publishing.

Topics include:

  • Distributed version control
  • Git
  • GitHub
  • Branches and merging
  • Citing software

Audience: The course is aimed at graduate students and other researchers who want to learn more about managing their research code in a reproducible fashion. No programming experience is expected, but some comfort with the Unix shell would be beneficial.

Where: Online, using Microsoft Teams

When: Wednesday 1st July, 14:00-17:00.

How to sign up: Please sign up via EventBrite, using your Oxford email address so that we can add you to the Teams channel for the training.

Prerequisites: You should install the git source code management tool, and sign up for a free account with github, before the course starts.


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