Web Data Sraping
Course Registration Code: ARSC 5040-002
Instructor: Brian Keegan, firstname.lastname@example.org
5 weeks, Fri, 9-11:30
Spring 2021 Mini Session 2 (2/26-3/26)
This course will cover the fundamentals and applications of retrieving data from the web using Python. Students will learn about parsing HTML, XML, and JSON data structures; writing web scrapers using BeautifulSoup and Selenium; and retrieving data from APIs like Wikipedia, Twitter, or Reddit. This course assumes only limited exposure to basic programming concepts and does not require prior experience with Python.