Frequently Asked Questions
Who is this course for?
The course is addressed to women who are interested in starting a career in Data Science.
What is the structure of the course?
If I cannot continue with the course can I get a refund?
If you cannot continue with the course you would have an option to halt the program and credit will be added to your account and you would be able to redeem the credit for the next available course.
Is there any age restriction for learners?
We welcome 18+ year old learners to join our programs.
What is the technical background required?
I don’t have any knowledge of any programming language, can I still participate?
The course will give you a general introduction to Python programming. Although previous experience with programming languages can give you a quicker start, we are also addressing participants without any programming skills. As a member of our online community, you will have access to expert’s help if you are stuck with specific problems.
Will the recordings of the live sessions be available for recap?
No, due to privacy restrictions there won't be any recordings provided afterwards.
What are the required operating software for this course?
Can I get a certificate by attending this course?
Where can I get the course materials and notes?
Once you register for the program you will be invited to join the members area which you will have direct access to the program outline and materials to help you through your learning journey.
How many hours of self-study per week are suggested?
We suggest to learners to invest 5-8 hours of self-study per week to fully embrace the course materials and prepare themselves for certification.
How is the community group going to help me throughout this course?
Who is the scholarship for and how can I apply for one?
We do have limited places for scholarship holders, therefore we encourage any learners who are interested to be part of the program, but face financial difficulties to contact WAIA directly on firstname.lastname@example.org and explain their situation and motivation to take part in the program.