While Python is the most popular subject among top Guided Projects on Coursera platform, Programming for Everybody (Getting Started with Python) and Python Data Structures from the University of Michigan were the most subscribed ‘technology’ courses in 2020.
As individuals and businesses navigate the accelerated digital transformation caused by the pandemic, there was a greater emphasis on driving technology and data science literacy. Besides Python, the other most popular technology and data science courses are in the field of Machine Learning, HTML5, Technical Support Fundamentals, Big data and SQL.
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The Data Scientist’s Toolbox from Johns Hopkins University and What is Data Science? from IBM are the fourth and fifth popular Data science courses in India in 2020.
Build your Portfolio Website with HTML and CSS; Introduction to Python, Create Your First Python Program are the popular guided projects on Coursera in India.