Date(s) - 20/02/2019 - 27/03/2019
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Galvanize- San Francisco
Interested in learning more data science? In this six-week part-time course, you’ll learn how to program for the field in Python and be better prepared to learn data science like a professional.
This workshop is for analysts, product managers, statisticians, business managers, and anyone else with little to no exposure to Python. It is taught by Galvanize’s data science instructors and supported by the broader community.
What You’ll Learn / Takeaway:
Whether you’ve programmed in other languages or Python is your first, this class will teach you the nuances of Python and how to use them to your advantage in your data science projects. Here’s what you’ll learn:
- Environment Setup
- Data Scientist Workflow
- Ins and Outs of Coding Pythonically
- Object Oriented Programming
- Popular Data Science Libraries including Matplotlib, Pandas, Numpy, Sklearn
Who Should Take this Class?
For those of you interested in learning to program in Python, so you may be better prepared for self-study in data science, this course will help you get up to speed.
Those of you who are interested in gaining the skills required for admittance to the San Francisco Data Science Immersive. This course is designed to help you meet that bar.
Mondays & Wednesdays, 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Week 1: February 20th
Week 2: February 25th and February 27th
Week 3: March 4th and March 6th
Week 4: March 11th and March 13th
Week 5: March 18th and March 20th
Week 6: March 25th and March 27th
Full Course Outline:
First class: Introduction to Git, GitHub, Unix, downloading software (Anaconda, Git, Atom)
Second class: Variable Assignment, Variable Declaration, Loops, Control Flow, Logic
First Class: Introduction to Python Data structures, Python Libraries, Lists, Strings
Second class: Tuples, Dictionaries, and Sets
First class: Functions and Scope
Second Class: Lab 1: Linking it all together
First class: Object Oriented Programming (OOP)
Second Class: More OOP
First Class: Lab 2 – OOP
Second class: Introduction to Pandas, DataFrames
First class: Lab 2 – OOP
Second class: Tieing it all together
Cost of the entire course: $2,100.00 + Eventbrite registration fees.
For questions about this part-time course and our Data Science Immersive program, please email our Evangelist at [email protected].