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About the Course

This course will show how one can treat the Internet as a source of data. We will scrape, parse, and read web data as well as access data using web APIs. We will work with HTML, XML, and JSON data formats in Python. This course will cover Chapters 11-13 of the textbook “Python for Everybody”. To succeed in this course, you should be familiar with the material covered in Chapters 1-10 of the textbook and the first two courses in this specialization. These topics include variables and expressions, conditional execution (loops, branching, and try/except), functions, Python data structures (strings, lists, dictionaries, and tuples), and manipulating files. This course covers Python 3....
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Jun 18, 2020

This course was really interesting and did a good job introducing complicated topics in usefully simplified form. It was a pleasure to listen to the instructor and I got everything I wanted out of it.

Sep 6, 2021

This is a great course. I highly recommand that. The complexity is incleasing since the Getting started but this also increases the motivation to go further doing interesting stuffs of the real world.

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By Guillermo P

Nov 7, 2015

Nice lessons but the assignments were very easy, no challenge.

By Sahil L

Jul 30, 2020

This course can be taught in more detail that it is currently

By gaganjot s

Oct 10, 2019

It was good but seem sudden to me to grasp those new concepts

By Arbër B

Feb 11, 2019

Good, but too many extra videos and quite buggy assignments .


Mar 31, 2021

Real world course, it exposed me to something new. Thank you

By Pratyush K S

Jun 3, 2020

Sort and Very well explained course, I learnt new techniques


Aug 27, 2020

Some topics are not explained as well as in courses 1 and 2

By Pulkit S

Jun 23, 2020

Json files should be explained in much better and easy way.

By Mundhra J

Apr 20, 2020

Could've been better with more examples but overall amazing

By Deepak w

Dec 24, 2019

Interesting CONTENT

Best Explanation

Qualitative Assignments

By Elsayed k

Aug 16, 2019

Amazing course, it needs more content and more explanation.


Mar 29, 2019

Awesome course and intriguing engaging to scraping the web.


Oct 20, 2020

Nice coursem, but a bit hard for non related area of study

By Raj B

Aug 14, 2020

great course to learn how to access web data using python.

By Sriharsha R M

Nov 22, 2018

all the assignments are similar, hope they were bit unique

By Lokesh P

Jul 29, 2018

Nice course. learn exactly given in description. Thank you

By Anvith

Oct 10, 2020

It was one of the best online course I've had in a while.

By Bharadwaja R

Jul 7, 2020

More challenging problems could be given for assignments.


Feb 25, 2020

I great but it will be awesome if projects are included.

By Awnind A S

Feb 22, 2020

Examples can be more complex. Course is very good though.

By Marcelo D

Nov 19, 2019

Excelent course! Very complete and useful. I recommend it

By Markus K

Aug 26, 2017

Good course to get some tools to make APi requests easily

By 凌动

Jul 13, 2016

I still have a confused feeling of this course's content.

By Harsh G

Aug 7, 2020

some more info must be provided for detailed programming

By S V H N

May 19, 2020

Needs more and more practice to comply with the content.