Week 01

Take the Course Survey (link here) ASAP, as I need the information to release your first homework and project.

Course Overview

Syllabus

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Be sure to read the Syllabus (see the left Nav-Bar). Minor correction to video: Homeworks are due on THURSDAYS, not Tuesdays.

History

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Concepts

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Schemas and File Formats

CSV

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JSON

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XML

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Builtin Python Modules

Rather than writing programs to handle each of these file formats, you should strongly consider looking into libraries that can manage them for you. Specifically, the python modules here: