Python Programming 101

at General Assembly - Online

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$55 8 seats
Start Date:

Thu, Apr 02, 7:00pm - 10:00pm

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This workshop will be hosted online (Livestream) using Zoom and Slack due to safety considerations.
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Description
Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 20
Teacher: Emma Boumans

Flexible Reschedule Policy: This provider has flexible, free rescheduling for any-in person workshop. Please see the cancellation policy for more details

What you'll learn in this python class:

Unlock data-driven insights with code.

Explore the intersection of coding and data with General Assembly. 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.
  • Discover the history of Python and how it compares to other programming languages.
  • Discuss its applications in data analysis and the types of problems it can solve.
  • See where Python programming fits into the data workflow.
  • Apply your new skills to solve a real-world problem with Python.
Prereqs & Preparation

  • Install Anaconda beforehand. Tip: Scroll to your operating system version and click on the install button for Anaconda with Python 2.7. Note: We'll be using Python version 2.7 in this workshop. If you are using a PC, please install the git for windows terminal. terminal beforehand. 
  • Additional Preparation Optional: Install a text editor like Sublime Text 3 or Atom on your computer. 
  • Technical Considerations: For students on Windows, you’ll need Microsoft Windows 8/10 (32- or 64-bit). For those with Macs, you’ll need the Mac OS X 10.8.5 or higher, up to 10.11.4 (El Capitan).


Remote Learning

This course is available for "remote" learning and will be available to anyone with access to an internet device with a microphone (this includes most models of computers, tablets). Classes will take place with a "Live" instructor at the date/times listed below.

Upon registration, the instructor will send along additional information about how to log-on and participate in the class.

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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Refund Policy
If you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at [email protected] at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.

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This workshop will be hosted online (Livestream) using Zoom and Slack. Registered students will be notified 48 hours in advance of this program with information on how to log in. Registration for this class will close 2 hours prior to class start in order to allow all students ample opportunity to have the technology enabled.

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Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
7:00pm - 10:00pm Emma Boumans 1 $55
10:00am - 1:00pm Emma Boumans 1 $55
7:00pm - 10:00pm Emma Boumans 1 $55

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Will this work with a Chromebook?
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Chuck! As long as your Chromebook can download the required programs needed for the class, you can use it. Hope this helps!
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Do I need to enroll in the course first to see if I can download the software? Chuck
Answer from Brenda L. CourseHorse StaffCourseHorse Staff
Hi Chuck! You need to install Anaconda beforehand. This class will be using Python version 3.7 in this workshop. If you are using a PC, please install the git for windows terminal. terminal beforehand. Additional Preparation Optional: Install a text editor like Sublime Text 3. or Atom.on your computer. Technical Considerations For participants on Windows, you’ll need Microsoft Windows 8/10 (32- or 64-bit). For those with Macs, you’ll need the Mac OS X 10.8.5 or higher, up to 10.11.4 (El Capitan).
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