One Day Workshop on Python for Data Science was organized by Software Engineering Department, ZUFEST on 26th October 2019. This event was intended to bring students to up to speed in Python.
Engr. Sadia Aziz and Ms. Tooba Munir were the Resource Persons who trained students about Python. Python is an open source and most preferred programming language these days as it supports multiple programming paradigms, including object-oriented, imperative programming styles. Python is known for its ease of developing your own tools and as well as for developing secured websites and programs.
It also has tons of libraries that help’s throughout your journey in the field of programming. Hence, it provides an excellent platform to work with.
The aim of the workshop was to provide training to the students on the use and benefits of Open Source Software and the following aspects of Python Programming was covered:
- Introduction to Python programming
- Basics of Python
- Control Structures- Loops, Conditional Statements
- Functions in Python
- Data Sciences Using Python
- Advanced Python Libraries- NumPy, SciPy, Matplotlib and Pandas
A number of students from various engineering and science universities participated.
Dr. Sheikh Muhammad Munaf (Chairman Software Engineering Department) also addressed participants about the new trends and technologies in field of computing. Certificates were also awarded to every participant.