Advanced Perl

Course Description

Advanced Perl: Write better Perl code using object-orientation, integrate existing CPAN modules and use programming guidelines.


£ 425 (incl. VAT)


6 hours

Course Details

This course is intended for people who have taken our Perl for beginners course or who have been using Perl for a while and want to improve their code style and practices.

Advanced Perl covers the following topics:

  • Object-oriented programming with Perl: Basic concepts, objects and classes, how to organise your code, inheritance.
  • CPAN: The Comprehensive Perl Archive Network: Installation, integrating CPAN packages into your scripts (using DBI::MySQL as example) and implementing the CPAN coding standards in your projects.

Edinburgh Dates

18/12/2017 - 19/12/2017
(Mon - Tue, 18:00 - 21:00)
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Dates in other locations

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07/08/2017 (Mon, 10:00 - 17:00)

02/09/2017 (Sat, 10:00 - 17:00)

18/09/2017 - 19/09/2017 (Mon - Tue, 18:00 - 21:00)

06/11/2017 (Mon, 10:00 - 17:00)

02/12/2017 (Sat, 10:00 - 17:00)

18/12/2017 - 19/12/2017 (Mon - Tue, 18:00 - 21:00)

05/02/2018 (Mon, 10:00 - 17:00)

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