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Python Programming 101

at General Assembly - Downtown, Washington, D.C.

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Downtown, Washington, D.C.
1133 15th St NW 8th Fl
Btwn L & M Streets NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20005
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 20
Teacher: Joseph Nelson

What you'll learn in this python class:

Unlock data-driven insights with code. During our Python-focused introductory workshop, you’ll learn to harness the power of an essential programming language for data scientists and use it to drive accurate business insights. 

Working with real-world examples, you’ll touch on fundamental Python programming techniques and tools and discuss Python's applications in data analysis and the types of problems it can solve.

Takeaways
  • Discuss the history of Python and its use across different industries.
  • Define how Python compares to other programming languages.
  • Describe the benefits of a Python workflow when working with data.
  • Demonstrate basic understanding of Python programming fundamentals.
  • Apply Python code to solve a sample world data problem.
Prereqs & Preparation

This workshop is designed for anyone interested in learning Python. No prior experience or knowledge is required.

What to bring to class: 
  • All students must bring their own laptop. 
  • Please also install Anaconda prior to class. 
  • You may also want to install a text editor like Sublime Text 3 or Atom.
Note on installing Anaconda: 
Scroll to your operating system version and click on the install button for Anaconda with Python 3.6. We'll be using Python version 3.6 in this workshop. If you are using a PC, please install the git for Windows terminal beforehand.
School Notes:
For students enrolling in 12 week part time and immersive classes, it is not recommended that you book more than one class simultaneously.

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