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Introduction to C programming
Date: 06.09.2017 9:00 - 08.09.2017 16:00
Location details: The event is organised at the CSC Training Facilities located in the premises of CSC at Keilaranta 14, Espoo, Finland. The best way to reach us is by public transportation; more detailed travel tips are available.
Language: english-language
lecturers: Sami Ilvonen
  • 180 for-finnish-academics
  • 840 for-others
The fee covers all materials, lunches as well as morning and afternoon coffees.
The seats are filled in the registration order. If a cancellation is received five (5) business days prior to the course, the course fee will be refunded with the exception of a handling fee of 10 €. For no-shows and cancellations after the cut of date no refunds will be made. Registration can be transferred to someone else from the same organization without additional charge.

Payment can be made with electronic invoicing, credit card, or direct bank transfer. Note that for electronic invoicing you need the operator and e-invoicing address (OVT code) of your organization. Please also note that invoice reference is needed for electronic invoicing in your organization, so please have this available when registering.
Additional Information


C is one of the most widely used programming languages of all time and it is still popular in many applications areas including high performance computing. This course will give the participants the basic knowledge on C programming language and its utilization in scientific applications. Best practices for obtaining high performance with C will be discussed. The course consists of lectures and practical hands-on exercises.

Learning outcome

After this course you should be able to write simple programs using the C language.


Basic knowledge on programming in general is recommended.

Course materials