Before watching the first lecture 

- Follow instructions to install for Python and Jupyter here and start Python tutorial

- Watch the first three introduction videos on Panopto (refer to the link in your welcome email)

  • Course Introduction 

  • Course Logistics

  • Syllabus

- Optional primary textbook resources for the course: Physical Models of Living Systems by Phil Nelson and Elements of Statistical Learning by Hastie, Tibshirani, and Friedman.