Learn how to work in Python in order to manipulate large data sets and perform calculations on them with the intention of analysing the data for insight. We cover a broad range of subject matter to get you comfortable with one of the most powerful programming languages in use today.Enrol Now
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September 12, 2021
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Our Programming course teaches learners how to work in Python to manipulate large data sets and perform calculations on them in order to analyse the data for insight. From simply ‘running a for loop’ to building advanced algorithms we cover a broad range of subject matter to get you comfortable with one of the most powerful programming languages used today.
Anaconda environment and Interactive computing
Working with strings, numbers and booleans
Conditionals, loops, boolean logic
Creating and working with functions
Pseudo-code, unit-testing, code reviews and version control
Working with scientific libraries
Working with DataFrames
Creating and working with advanced algorithms
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I now have a different approach to work, a systematic approach governed by EXPLORE’s principles, which enables efficiency. I'm more open to critique and correction, which improves my work.
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