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Courses - Spring 2024
BSOS
Behavioral and Social Sciences
Open Seats as of
02/28/2024 at 10:30 PM
BSOS326
Python Programming for the Social Sciences
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C- in INST126 or BSOS233.
Restriction: Restricted to students in the Social Data Science major or by permission of the instructor.
Python has become the most powerful programming language in advanced statistics and data analytics. It includes expansive packages for data handling and processing, including the latest developments in machine learning, and offers Integrated Development Environments (IDE) for code development, testing, debugging, and graphical representation. This course offers a thorough introduction to Python and those packages that are fundamental to data processing and analysis.
If you have any questions please contact gdenbow@umd.edu.