University of Technology Sydney

430031 Python Programming for Data Processing

6cp; online
Requisite(s): 12 credit points of completed study in spk(s): CBK91894 12cp Foundation Option (Business Analytics) AND 260776 Foundation of Business Analytics AND 260777 Data Processing Using SAS AND 570100 Data Ethics and Regulation
These requisites may not apply to students in certain courses.
There are course requisites for this subject. See access conditions.
Anti-requisite(s): 37373 Programming for Data Analysis AND 41039 Programming 1 AND 420047 Data Processing Using Python AND 43031 Python Programming for Data Processing


The subject focuses on the basics of python programming with practical applications to data processing analysis and visualisation. Students learn basic programming concepts, common data structures, simple visualisation techniques, how to write custom programs using iPython notebooks, and how to perform data processing and exploratory data analysis using common Python packages and libraries with practical case studies. The subject is delivered online with companion workshops for Q/A.

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