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Mathematica: An Introduction

Introduces the core technologies needed to become an adept user of Mathematica, including the Wolfram Language, the notebook interface, programming fundamentals, visualization and interactivity features, and mathematics and statistics functionality. Small class sizes allow for interaction with the instructor, and in-person courses allow additional time for discussion, exercises, and Q&A. This course is also available in French and Spanish.

Featured Products & Technologies: Wolfram Language, Mathematica
Level: Beginner

The course is for anyone who would like to become a proficient Mathematica user. This course is helpful for people with little experience with Mathematica and the Wolfram Language as well as for experienced users who would like to broaden their basic understanding of the system.

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Aug 02
1 pm - 5 pm EDT
Online $240.00 (USD)
Sep 05
1 pm - 5 pm EDT
Online $240.00 (USD)
Sep 15
9:30 am - 4 pm
London, United Kingdom £95.00 (GBP)
Oct 03
1 pm - 5 pm EDT
Online $240.00 (USD)
Oct 27
9:30 am - 4 pm
Cambridge, United Kingdom £95.00 (GBP)
Aug 10
10:30 am - 5 pm
Tokyo, Japan ¥30,000 (JPY)
Sep 14
10:30 am - 5 pm
Tokyo, Japan ¥30,000 (JPY)
Sep 12 - 13
1 pm - 5 pm CDT
Online 3,300.00 (MXN)
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  • What You Can Do with the Wolfram Language
    A brief overview of what you can compute, demonstrate, develop, and deploy using Mathematica and the Wolfram Language.
  • Syntax and Evaluation
    How to get started with your first calculations; the basics of Wolfram Language syntax, functions, and evaluations; making assignments; defining functions.
  • The Notebook Interface
    Information about working with notebooks and interface technologies like the Input Assistant, the Image Assistant, and palettes.
  • Programming with the Wolfram Language
    Introduction to essential operations, including procedural programming, functional programming, pattern matching and rules, parallelization, and GPU programming.
  • Visualization and Interactivity in the Wolfram Language
    Examples of two- and three-dimensional plotting functions, data visualization, charting, graphs, statistical visualization, visualization options, the Manipulate function, and authoring with the Computable Document Format.
  • Mathematics and Statistics
    Information about numbers and precision in the Wolfram Language, algebraic manipulation, equation solving, calculus functions, symbolic calculation, numerical computation, interpolation and data fitting, probability, and statistics.