Learning Pyton

Hi all!

In previous postings we have reviewed R, and Quantitative Methods for social research, but… we need more to success and get awesome findings. Each time the social scientist need to learn more programming and more software, develop a more computer skills to really conduct an original and creative research.

One of those programming languages is Python,  a very popular multiproposal language. To learn the basics, find the follow MOOCS:

Data Science Essentials

  • Length: 6 weeks
  • Effort: 3-4 hours per week
  • Price: FREE
    Add a Verified Certificate for $49
  • Institution: Microsoft
  • Subject: Computer Science
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Languages: English
  • Video Transcripts: English

Using Python for Research

  • Length: 4 weeks
  • Effort: 4-8 hours per week
  • Price: FREE
    Add a Verified Certificate for $49
  • Institution: HarvardX
  • Subject: Computer Science
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Languages: English
  • Video Transcripts: English

Introduction to Python for Data Science

  • Length: 6 weeks
  • Effort: 2-4 hours per week
  • Price: FREE
    Add a Verified Certificate for $49
  • Institution: Microsoft
  • Subject: Data Analysis & Statistics
  • Level: Introductory
  • Languages: English
  • Video Transcripts: English

Programming with Python for Data Science

  • Effort: 3-4 hours per week
  • Price: FREE
    Add a Verified Certificate for $49
  • Institution: Microsoft
  • Subject: Computer Science
  • Level: Intermediate
  • Languages: English
  • Video Transcripts: English

Have a look on Python website for more information about how to get started, and how to download the last release.

 

 

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