The goal of the job is to scrape the names of all Stanford courses from the catalog at explorecourses.stanford.edu for school year 2013-2014.
The contractor will need to scrape the names and terms offered for every course listed in the online course catalog. The ultimate output should be a text file that is formatted like this:
CS 21N: Can Machines Know? Can Machines Feel?
CS 361A: Advanced Algorithms
not given this year
MATH 51: Linear Algebra and Differential Calculus of Several Variables
Aut, Win, Spr, Sum
Successful engagement will entail daily updates as well as finishing the task in timely manner by September 7. Any language is fine, but preferably python, as long as the result is met with the above standards. Please include all scripts written when submitting the work as well.