It's 2017 and everyone needs a solid range of tech skills, regardless of the industry they're working in.

But it can be hard to find the time and money to upskill.

To get you started, here's five awesome online tech courses from ScienceAlert Academy that won't break that bank, and you can start studying them online right now.

1. The Ultimate Learn to Code 2017 Bundle


With this bundle, you'll get great courses such as Practical Web Programming 101, Python for beginners, and Java from Beginner to Expert, to get you started on your coding journey.

Price: US$49

2. The Complete Machine Learning Bundle


There's now a huge demand for people who know how to work with algorithms to make smarter and faster AI - while still keeping it under control.

The Complete Machine Learning Bundle is a deep dive into everything you'll need to get your machine-learning career started - or to just take your obsession with robotics and AI to the next level.

Price: US$39

3. Advanced Guide to Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence Bundle

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If you want to dive even deeper into study, you can jump into this high-Intensity 14.5-hour Advanced Guide to Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence bundle, which will show you to how to use computers to address some of humanity's biggest problems.

Price: US$42

4. The Ultimate Data & Analytics Bundle


If data is more your thing, there's 800 hours of courses to help you crunch big data to find hidden patterns, correlations, trends, and more.

Price: US$39

5. The Python Power Coder BONUS Bundle

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And finally, Python is the perfect programming language to learn first, thanks to its relative simplicity, while still being useful for building complex websites and programs.

There are eight courses to take you through everything from learning Python from scratch to using it to build real-life websites and apps.

And as with all of these courses, you can learn it all from the comfort of home in your own time.

Price: US$44

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