Blog 00 – Introduction

This week we were introduced to the work we would be doing over the course of the semester, aka working with Python and comparing it to other languages we’ve used previously.

The first class (Monday) was mostly to familiarize ourselves with the course and get setup with what we would be needing for the course. The second class on Friday was focused on introducing us to Python and ensuring that we had a functional programming environment for Python.
We were also given the task of finding a data-source to use for our project, for which I found the following: