When does class start/end?
Classes begin promptly at 9:00 am, and typically end at 5:00 pm.
Geared for scientists and engineers with limited practical programming background or experience, Applied Python for Data Science & Engineering is a hands-on introductory-level course that...Read More
Geared for scientists and engineers with limited practical programming background or experience, Applied Python for Data Science & Engineering is a hands-on introductory-level course that provides a ramp-up to using Python for scientific and mathematical computing. Students will explore basic Python scripting skills and concepts, and then explore the most important Python modules for working with data, from arrays, to statistics, to plotting results. Prior scripting experience is helpful.
Working in a hands-on learning environment, guided by our expert team, attendees will learn how to:
This course is geared for data analysts, developers, engineers or anyone tasked with utilizing Python for data analytics tasks.
While there are no specific programming prerequisites, students should be comfortable working with files and folders and the command line. Prior scripting experience is helpful but not required.
The Python Environment
Working with files
Dictionaries and Sets
Functions, modules, and packages
Errors and Exception Handling
Using the Standard Library
Introduction to Python Classes
iPython and Jupyter
Introduction to NumPy
Brief intro to SciPy
Intro to Pandas
Introduction to Matplotlib