MatlabThis is a practical PC-based course, introducing the principal building blocks used in Matlab programs and gets you started on programming.

It is not orientated to any specific area of research. This course focuses on a “back to basics” approach to teach how to program in a procedural manner, thus making programming accessible to anyone.

Entry requirements: Some knowledge of Matlab is essential. Previous exposure to programming would be beneficial or should have attended Introduction to Matlab.

Course Tutor: Krupa Shukla

This course has been approved by the Royal College of Physicians for 6 CPD credits

Course Content

  • Data Types
  • Entering Matrices & matrix functions
  • File Input and Output
  • Subsetting, matrix indexing
  • Types of M-Files
  • Basic Parts of an M-File
  • Creating a Simple M script and function.
  • Programming components
  • Data Input/Output
  • Program Control Statements
  • Matlab graphs
  • Mesh and Surface Plots
  • Efficient programming techniques
  • Debugging


Early Bird rate is available for up to 4 weeks before the session runs.

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Fees and dates for 2023-2024

Course Fees


£270.00: Imperial College only.

£414.00: External rate.


£300.00: Imperial College only.

£460.00: External rate

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  • Thursday 18 January 2024
  • Wednesday 17 July 2024

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Time and Location

The courses will be delivered via Microsoft Teams. 

Details will be sent a week prior to the course date