Programming for Scientific Research with Python and R

Mastering Python and R for Scientific Data Analysis
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3,198 students
Created by Assist Prof Azad Rasul

What you'll learn

  • Master programming fundamentals: Learn core programming concepts like variables, data types, control flow, functions, and modules in both Python and R.
  • Wrangle and analyze data: Effectively manage and manipulate your scientific data using file handling techniques in Python and data manipulation methods in R.
  • Perform statistical analysis: Utilize libraries like NumPy and SciPy in Python and core R functionalities to conduct essential statistical analyses for your res
  • Create informative visualizations: Craft compelling graphs and plots to communicate your research findings clearly using libraries like Matplotlib in Python
  • Apply your skills to real-world problems: Put your newfound knowledge into practice by working through case studies that address various research scenarios
This course includes:
5 total hours on-demand video
7 articles
56 downloadable resources
55 lessons
Full lifetime access
Access on mobile and TV
Certificate of completion

Course content


  • Whether you’re new to coding or have some experience, this course will equip you with the foundational skills needed to tackle scientific data analysis and research projects.


Conquer Scientific Data with Python and R!

Unleash the power of programming for your research!

This comprehensive course equips you with the essential programming skills needed to tackle scientific data analysis and research projects. Whether you’re a researcher, student, or simply curious about scientific computing, this course offers a perfect blend of Python and R to empower your scientific journey.

Master the Fundamentals:

  • Gain a solid understanding of both Python and R programming languages.

  • Learn core programming concepts like variables, data types, control flow, functions, and modules.

  • Explore the strengths and weaknesses of each language to choose the right tool for the job. (New!)

Wrangle and Analyze with Confidence:

  • Grasp essential file handling techniques in Python to manage your scientific data effectively.

  • Master data manipulation methods in R to organize and prepare your data for analysis.

  • Leverage powerful libraries like NumPy, SciPy, and core R functionalities to perform statistical calculations crucial for your research.

Visualize Your Findings Clearly:

  • Craft informative and visually appealing graphs and plots using Matplotlib in Python and ggplot2 in R.

  • Effectively communicate your research results through compelling data visualizations.

Real-World Applications:

  • Solidify your learning by applying your newfound programming skills to practical case studies.

  • Gain valuable experience tackling real-world scientific research scenarios.

By the end of this course, you’ll be able to:

  • Confidently navigate the world of scientific computing with Python and R.

  • Clean, manipulate, and analyze your scientific data with ease.

  • Conduct essential statistical analyses to support your research.

  • Create impactful data visualizations to communicate your findings effectively.

Enroll now and unlock the potential of programming for your scientific endeavors!

Who this course is for:

  • This course is designed for researchers, students, and anyone interested in using programming languages for scientific computing.
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