Duke University
Scripting with Python and SQL for Data Engineering
Duke University

Scripting with Python and SQL for Data Engineering

This course is part of Python, Bash and SQL Essentials for Data Engineering Specialization

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Alfredo Deza
Kennedy Behrman
Noah Gift

Instructors: Alfredo Deza

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23 hours (approximately)
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What you'll learn

  • Extract data from different sources and map it to Python data structures.

  • Design Scripts to connect and query a SQL database from within Python.

  • Apply scraping techniques to read and extract data from a website.

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Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

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There are 4 modules in this course

This week, you will learn how to effectively use Python’s data structures to load, persist, and iterate over data. You will apply these data structures to solve different problems when working with popular data formats like JSON.

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19 videos8 readings2 quizzes1 discussion prompt2 ungraded labs

This week, you will learn how to use Python scripting techniques to work with SQL. You will create a database, store data, and query that data with SQL from Python.

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15 videos7 readings1 quiz3 ungraded labs

This week, you will learn how to efficiently extract data from the web. You will learn how to use a scraping library to read data from websites and identify and extract specific values from it.

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15 videos7 readings1 quiz2 ungraded labs

This week, you will learn how to use a modern development environment and editor to connect to a MySQL database server, execute queries and perform database operations.

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18 videos7 readings1 quiz5 ungraded labs

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Alfredo Deza
Duke University
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