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About the Course

This course will introduce students to the basics of the Structured Query Language (SQL) as well as basic database design for storing data as part of a multi-step data gathering, analysis, and processing effort. The course will use SQLite3 as its database. We will also build web crawlers and multi-step data gathering and visualization processes. We will use the D3.js library to do basic data visualization. This course will cover Chapters 14-15 of the book “Python for Everybody”. To succeed in this course, you should be familiar with the material covered in Chapters 1-13 of the textbook and the first three courses in this specialization. This course covers Python 3....
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Mar 12, 2018

The course is great... You can definitely learn many things... Was kind of hard for me and i went many times back and forth through most of the lectures... However i think i learn many new things....


Sep 23, 2020

I love that this course builds on top of previous ones so you can see it all coming together.

I recommend this course for everyone who's willing to expand the scope of their skills in programming

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By Tural K

Apr 15, 2020

Great intro to working with databases in python and practically implementing various sources on it.

By John H

May 23, 2019

I would like to thank all the mentors and Dr. Chuck! I appreciate your time and effort.

Be Well,


By Mohamed S H

Mar 17, 2019

very good course and full of information about databases

thanks for Dr Chuck and all coursera staff


Sep 21, 2017

Now, I know more about how to model, create, populate and retrieve data from a relational database.

By Shay O

Jul 23, 2017

Good introductory course.

The instructor delivers the content at a great pace, and is very eloquent.

By Osvaldo V

Feb 7, 2017

Great course with very detailed examples and a professor who knows how to properly teach a subject.

By Yusa I

Jun 12, 2016

This course is really good for database administrator especially in SQLITE and Python programming..

By Enamul H

Feb 15, 2016

Very good one...but visualization could have been done with matplotlib or other plotting libraries.

By Dylan H

Mar 1, 2019

I Learned so much great information! Now I'm feeling comfortable implementing SQL into my projects

By Hassn M

Jun 16, 2018

If you want to know about Databases with Python,this is the simplest and the best course for you !

By Aravind V

Jun 3, 2018

Good course with the right amount of material to know how to use python with databases and the web

By Abhishek

Jun 6, 2017

concise and setting students in right direction of learning json, xml and DB in relation to python

By Fernando B

Feb 21, 2017

Best Course on Python yet on the Web

Dr.Charles Severance knows the subject and makes it so easy!

By Christophe T

Aug 18, 2016

Very helpful and give new insights that lead to a better understanding of Python and its strengths

By Szilvia K

Mar 17, 2016

Chuck is awesome. This course is very interesting and he does a great job explaining the concepts!

By Khamil T

Jan 27, 2016

Wonderful information! Although my experience is little, I feel accomplished after these modules.

By Annan L

Aug 17, 2019

Wonderful explain for database design and implement! Hope can have more practices or assessments.

By Alessandro M

Jul 25, 2018

The whole "Python for Everybody" course, materials, books is awesome for any beginner programmer!

By Douglas H

Dec 17, 2015

Great course. Covers lots of great information on how to use Python to access and use databases.

By Marshall

Oct 29, 2021

Great intro course. The videos give an excellent background and the assignments are pretty easy.

By Salma A

Apr 14, 2021

It's a really good course for absolute beginners. It gives you general ideas about many aspects.

By Ahmed M A E M

Jun 15, 2020

like the rest of the courses in this specialization. An awesome and very informative experience.

By Ziqiao L

Jan 23, 2020

Overall a bit easy, but Dr. Chuck made very clear illustrations for joining tables in databases.

By Shuo L

Dec 17, 2019

A solid foundation for furthering your understanding and manipulation of databases using Python.

By Nitish K S

Jun 27, 2018

the course is full of usefull concepts .the way of teaching was awsm ! really enjoyed the course