• Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 21 days
    Duration

About

This Python Project - pillow, tesseract, and opencv offered by Coursera in partnership with University of Michigan will walk you through a hands-on project suitable for a portfolio. 

You will be introduced to third-party APIs and will be shown how to manipulate images using the Python imaging library (pillow), how to apply optical character recognition to images to recognize text (tesseract and py-tesseract), and how to identify faces in images using the popular opencv library. By the end of the course you will have worked with three different libraries available for Python 3 to create a real-world data-analysis project.

The course is best-suited for learners who have taken the first four courses of the Python 3 Programming Specialization. Learners who already have Python programming skills but want to practice with a hands-on, real-world data-analysis project can also benefit from this course.

This is the fifth and final course in the Python 3 Programming Specialization.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 21 days
    • Duration description
      • Approx. 13 hours to complete
      • Suggested: 14 hours/week
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • The Python Imaging Library
  • Tesseract and Optical Character Recognition
  • Computer Vision with OpenCV

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

General Requirements

Intermediate Level

Funding

Coursera provides financial aid to learners who cannot afford the fee. Apply for it by clicking on the Financial Aid link beneath the "Enroll" button on the left. You'll be prompted to complete an application and will be notified if you are approved. You'll need to complete this step for each course in the Specialization, including the Capstone Project. 

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