4 months
43 USD/module
43 USD/module
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Developed as a powerful and flexible language used in everything from data science to cutting-edge Artificial Intelligence solutions, Python has become an essential tool for doing data science and machine learning. This Data Science on Microsoft Azure Using Python Programming course at FutureLearn combines these highly sought-after and lucrative skills to provide you with real-world applications.

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The goal of good data science is to produce a strong understanding of a problem or idea, and to build useful models based on that understanding. In order to do that effectively, it’s essential that you have the right skills, tools, and analysis techniques available.

Practice Python programming

Python provides great functionality for people who routinely deal with maths, statistics, and scientific functions as part of their work. It’s become incredibly popular within data science over recent years as the code takes less time to develop than other programming languages, speeding up the development process and offering more efficiency across departments.

This  Data Science on Microsoft Azure Using Python Programming course at FutureLearn offers you a change to familiarise yourself with the language and take the next steps to confidently use it in a professional context.

Key skills you will learn

  • Data science
  • Microsoft Azure
  • Python programming
  • Data analysis
  • Cloud computing
  • Data modelling
  • Data visualisation
  • Scientific research


This ExpertTrack is accredited by Microsoft

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Azure Cloud Fundamentals for Data Science with Python
  • Data Query with Transact-SQL with Python
  • Microsoft Future Ready
  • Microsoft Future Ready: Data Science Research Methods on Python Programming
  • Microsoft Future Ready: Designing and Implementing a Data Science Solution on Azure

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 4 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.





Academic requirements

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

English requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

This professional ExpertTrack is designed for students and working professionals who aim to start their careers in analytics, data science and machine learning. It’s best suited for those who are looking to become IT professionals, data scientists, engineers and analysts, statistics teachers and practitioners, and more generally, those that are interested in learning more about data science.

This ExpertTrack has been developed to kickstart or boost a career in data science. In order to benefit from it, you should have:

  • a basic knowledge of maths 
  • some programming experience – ideally using Python 
  • a willingness to learn through self-paced study

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    43 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43 USD per module during 4 months.
  • National

    43 USD/module
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 43 USD per module during 4 months.

Tuition per month.

Price range in different currencies: £36 / $39 / €36


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Data Science on Microsoft Azure Using Python Programming


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