Course description

This course is an introduction to programming with Python for students aiming to enter the world of business analytics. Using business applied cases students will increase decision making efficiency and productivity through a detailed understanding of Python programming languages. Students will also learn how to use a range of Python libraries for data analytics such as NumPy, MatPlotLib, Seaborn, Pandas, and Scikit.

Outcome 1: Program Python, a strong and popular open source programming language.

Outcome 2: Develop algorithmic thinking.

Outcome 3: Utilize and understand Basic Data Structures.

Outcome 4: Utilize and understand Conditional Branching and Looping.

Outcome 5: Create functions in Python.

Outcome 6: Utilize Python libraries that can be used for business analytics.

Outcome 7: Develop skills in building models to solve real-world business problems.

Outcome 8: Produce a Python solution for a business application.

Enrollment limited to non-Dyson majors.

Classes

Winter 2021: Online course

Section ID:AEM 2840 001-LEC
Number:TBA
Class dates:January 4-23, 2021
Exam date:Saturday January 23, 11:59 PM (see Final exams)
Time / room:
Mode of instruction:Asynchronous distance learning
Credit:3
Grade:Graded (no audit)
Instructor:TBA
Max. enroll:20
Restrictions:Enrollment limited to non-Dyson majors.
  This is an online course. Please review the online course FAQs.
To enroll:To enroll, complete and submit a course enrollment form and your payment to the Cornell SCE office. For more information, see enrollment and registration. Please note that late registration fees may apply.

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