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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.


Jul 2, 2017

This course is great to introduce you to regular expression, HTML, XML and JSON. Based on this course, you may dive into many other materials to further learning how to use python to access web data.

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By Rudra B

Jun 23, 2020

Nice content and very useful assignments

By Shubham K S

Mar 18, 2019

Fantastic...need more practical examples

By Equipboard S

Dec 12, 2021

I​ would've liked more exerices on APIs

By Rishabh T

Sep 3, 2020

a great course for python web beginners

By Victor Z

Aug 4, 2020

Good course lots of helpful information

By Evangeline

Jul 27, 2020

Those codes might be a little outdated.


May 28, 2020

Good. But found difficult to understand

By Kalpit M

Apr 15, 2020

I learned a lot from this course,


By Goke A

Sep 6, 2018

cool instructor with clear explanation.

By Graeme H

Apr 10, 2018

Fairly basic, but hugely instructional.

By Wei Z

Oct 28, 2017

you missed the content on REST and SOPA

By Alberto A P F

Aug 21, 2021

Great! But you are mostly on your own!

By Ankit K T

Oct 15, 2020

Source Code could be more explanatory.

By Tony O

Nov 14, 2015

Great course. I recommend it to anyone

By Ajay K

Nov 27, 2020

very good course but looks little old


Nov 7, 2020

Nice Course ever learnt from coursera

By bt3028 A K

Jul 29, 2020

Assignments should be more difficult.

By Saroj K

Jul 17, 2020

Overall , it was a excellent course .

By Ashutosh K

Jun 10, 2020

Great course!! Lots of new material!!

By Jennifer S

Jul 7, 2017

Reputable Professor, useful lectures!


Nov 12, 2021

Creo que hay librerias mas recientes


Jun 24, 2020

quite difficult because of theory!!!

By WangXin

Jan 20, 2018


By Ravindranath T

Sep 25, 2016

Bonus videos are good and motivating