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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Using Databases with Python by University of Michigan

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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....


Jun 16, 2016

This course was great! I enjoyed parsing different types of data: from documents and the web. This course is definitely (rudimentary) a must take course for anyone who wants to go into data science.

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By LI H G (

Feb 25, 2016

It is great course because it doesn't only teach you Python, it leads you to write real application using Python.

By Dan C

Feb 15, 2016

Such a great class for those beginning to user Python in a database environment. Lots of good, solid information.

By Denis K

May 22, 2022

Ц​е дуже цікавий та корисний курс. Методика викладання дозволяє шукати рішення на базі горно поданого матеріалу!

By Louis d B

Jan 6, 2020

Great course, get to learn SQL too, and interesting ways to present data. Dr Chuck keeps in fun and interesting!

By Dirk C

May 3, 2017

If you are looking for an entry into combination of Databases and Development this course is a great first step.

By Stefan B

May 5, 2016

Very nice. Some of the theoretical quizes were too detailed - the coding could have a little bit more challenges

By Manoj K

Feb 8, 2016

This course was really nice one. I am expecting more courses on "Using Databases with Python and data analytics"

By zhang m

May 19, 2022

amazing course I used to think database and python are two separate things but they are combined in this class!

By Rachel C

May 24, 2021

This was a great class for a beginner in SQL and Python/SQLite Databases. Easy to understand and follow along.

By Willem N

Jul 20, 2019

Being able to work with databases makes you realize how potent these tools are. I absolutely adored this course

By liu n

May 12, 2018

this part I'm familiar because it's relates to my daily work. Dr. Chuck's explanation is as wonderful as usual!

By James E W

Oct 2, 2016

Great course! This is a very good introduction to the value of databases and database management using SQLite.

By Robert S

Mar 20, 2016

Excellent class. Dr. Chuck is a phenomenal teacher. If Charles Severance teaches it, then you should take it.

By Murali D

Jan 14, 2016

Well organized, well presented and has adequate information to introduce you to the capabilities of the sqlite.

By Budhaditya D

Apr 13, 2021

Nice Course. But requesting you to add more details to the course and teach about Pandas, Numpy and Matplotlib

By Alberto C

May 18, 2020

Great and clear introduction to the use of databases. A good starting point to develop the database knowledge.

By Sheldon C

Apr 13, 2020

Concepts, applications, and coding details are well explained. A great course that I learned a lot good stuff.

By Adriano S

Dec 7, 2019

Amazing course. I learned a lot. I hope I can implement this knowledge in my daily life. Thank you, Dr. Chuck!

By Sreenandeesh K

Sep 2, 2019

Myself refreshed with the Datababse skills which I have done very long back.

It was great. Thanks to Dr.Chuck !

By Vivek S

Oct 15, 2018

Super easy way to make us understand python better. Your bonus videos are also refreshing anf thogh provoking

By Scharfspitz M

Jun 26, 2017

Curso muy entretenido, que con ejemplos muy claros se puede entender sin problemas como resolver lo propuesto.

By Tony L

Jul 17, 2016

Nice course with detail example

Homework is easy, if student pay attention to the code, they will learn a lot

By Raysong L

Dec 29, 2015

Using Databases with Python is, in one word, awesome! Thank you very much for your great Coursera course, Prof


Apr 26, 2018

This is a good course. The instructor has significant experience in industry and good communication skills.

By Ujjawal G

Aug 4, 2017

The course was well planned ! It helps one to raise level of knowledge in the field of Database using Python.