Course Schedule

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This Week

Lesson 11: Web Services and APIs


In this lesson we learn:

  • How the web works!
  • Making HTTP requests using Python requests
  • Parsing json into lists of dictionaries
  • General procedure for reading and calling API’s on the web.


What’s Due?

  • Diagnostic Quiz [Q11]
    • Read / watch the resources before your take the quiz.
    • The quiz can be found on Blackboard.
    • It must be completed the day before lecture day.
  • Coding Lab [L11]
    • The lab is in your Git repository folder: content/lessons/11/Class-Coding-Lab
    • Turn in your completed lab using the git submission procedure.
    • Lab must be completed by the end of the day 11:59pm before your recitation day.
  • Homework [H11] Now You Code 2
    • The homework assignment can be found in your git repository folder content/lessons/11/Now-You-Code/NYC2
    • Turn in your homework using the git submission procedure.
    • Must be completed by end of the week: Saturday evening 11:59pm