Perl is a stable, cross platform programming language that is used in many computer systems around the world for web programming, database manipulation, text processing, and system administration. This three-session module will teach you the basics of the language.
See below for course schedule
Sequence, selection and repetition
Strings and arrays
Reading and writing data from files
The Perl Archive Network Database (CPAN)
This is an introductory course in Perl programming for those who are learning to program for the first time or have limited experience using other high-level scripting languages (e.g. R, MATLAB, Python).