Python Programming Course Overview
Program in Python
In this Python Programming course, learn how to program in one of the most widely used languages for Back-End Developers, Data Scientists and Machine Learning Engineers.
Apply Python tools to clean, analyze, and manipulate data to gain relevant insights from complex problem sets.
Leverage the Python Ecosystem
Understand essential Python libraries, dictionaries, and scripts, allowing you to learn more advanced data science topics.
Earn a BrainStation Python Programming Certificate
When you complete your course, you will earn a BrainStation certificate, which can boost your LinkedIn profile and resume, helping you stand out in the job market.
What You'll Learn
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BrainStation students get access to exclusive guest lectures and panel discussion events led by some of the world's leading subject matter experts and professionals.
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Head, Shaping the Future of Media at World Economic Forum
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Co-founder and CEO at Wealthsimple
SVP, Data Science and Engineering at Shopify
Head of Marketing at Google
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The BrainStation Experience
Learn Cutting-Edge Techniques
Taught by Instructors with experience working in the field, you will learn the most in-demand concepts, skills, and tools
Gain Hands-On Experience
Work on complex problems using real-world data and industry tools, to transform your new knowledge into tangible skills that deliver immediate impact.
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Use BrainStation's intuitive, custom-built learning platform to access course content, attend live lectures, and collaborate with professionals around the world.
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Flexible Payment Options
BrainStation offers some of the most competitive payment options for digital learning, with a range of flexible plans and scholarship opportunities.
To learn more about course fees and payment options, view our course package.
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Split your tuition into smaller monthly payments.
Get your tuition reimbursed by your employer.
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Frequently Asked Questions
Will I earn a Python programming certificate from this course?
Yes, when you complete the Python course, you will earn a BrainStation Certificate, which can boost your LinkedIn profile and resume, helping you stand out in the job market when applying for development and data positions that require using the Python programming language.
What payment options do you offer?
BrainStation offers some of the most competitive payment options for learning Python with a range of flexible plans and scholarship opportunities.
Monthly payment installments
Allowing you to split your tuition into smaller monthly payments.
Get your tuition reimbursed by your employer.
We offer a range of scholarships to make learning Python more accessible.
- Monthly payment installments
What kind of backgrounds do people have that take this course?
By enrolling in the Python course, you can expect to learn from an Instructor with experience in the field, and to collaborate with like-minded, ambitious professionals keen to start learning Python.
From an educational point of view, 80 percent of learners at BrainStation have a post-secondary education, with 20 percent having earned a Master’s degree or PhD.
Professional backgrounds vary quite a bit in the online Python course, as it becomes more popular to use Python for data science and machine learning.
Data science skills are highly valued across a range of fields and industries, including finance, marketing, healthcare, retail, and more, making a mastery of the Python programming language a highly sought after skill. Students in this course often have a background in computer science, web development, data, HR, or finance.
What tools and programming languages do we learn?
In this online course, you’ll learn the basics of the Python programming language, including object-oriented programming, essential Python syntax, data types, and functions.
You will also learn how to harness the power of Python using data libraries like Pandas and NumPy. The Python course is also a great entry point for those who want to learn machine learning.
Are there any prerequisites for this Python course?
There are no prerequisites for BrainStation’s Python Programming course, which is at a beginner level and can help you prepare for data science and machine learning training.
What kind of jobs will this course get me?
The following roles draw heavily on data analytics and data science, a field which relies on a strong understanding of Python programming.
- Database Administrator
- Data and Analytics Manager
- Digital Marketing Manager
- Transportation Logistics
- Machine Learning Engineer
- Business Analyst
- Systems Analyst
- Healthcare Data Analyst
- Operations Analyst
- Data Engineer
- Data Analyst
- Quantitative Analyst
- Data Architect
- Data Scientist
- Web Developer
There are many other variations out there—companies are looking for qualified staff to access databases and parse large amounts of data to help reach business goals. As this need grows, so do the number of positions requiring knowledge of Python programming and data science.
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