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Programming for Everybody - Python Data Structures

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In this Programming for Everybody - Python Data Structures program you will discover data structures and learn how they’re used in the Python programming language with experts at the University of Michigan by FutureLearn.


With this Programming for Everybody - Python Data Structures from University of Michigan by FutureLearn take your next step in learning Python from scratch.

On this course, you’ll be introduced to the core data structures of the Python programming language and learn how they are used.

Designed as the next step up from the Programming for Everybody: Getting Started with Python course, this course moves past the basics of procedural programming.

You’ll learn how to use the built-in data structures in Python, such as lists, dictionaries, and tuples, to perform more complex data analysis.

What will you achieve?

By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to...

  • Explain the principles of data structures & how they are used
  • Develop programs that are able to read and write data from files
  • Demonstrate understanding of data storage using key/value pairs with Python dictionaries
  • Perform multi-step tasks like sorting or looping using tuples

Programme Structure


  • Welcome to Data Structures

  • Chapter Six: Strings

  • Chapter Seven: Files

  • Chapter Eight: Lists

  • Chapter Nine: Dictionaries

  • Chapter Ten: Tuples

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 42 days
    • 4 hrs/week

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  • Self-paced
  • No Attendance
  • Proactive tutoring and support
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions)

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • This course is designed for those who have completed the Programming for Everybody course who want to move to the next stage in their Python learning.

  • The Programming for Everybody courses are designed for anyone who wants to learn computer programming. No prior programming experience is required.

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