Join the library for an online class about the programming language Python.
Webinar in Python
In this course, the basics of the python programming environment will be introduced that includes fundamental python programming techniques such as reading and manipulating csv files. The course will also introduce data manipulation and cleaning techniques using the popular python pandas data science library and introduce the abstraction of the Series and DataFrame as the central data structures for data analysis, along with tutorials on data representation, platting and charting. By the end of this course, students will be able to take tabular data, clean it, manipulate it, and run basic inferential statistical analyses.
Target audience: Students and staff at UiS Equipment: Your own laptop with Anaconda installed Prior knowledge needed: None Teaching method: Workshop Language: English Where: Online in Zoom. Password: 016511
This workshop will cover the following areas:
- Introduction to Data Mining
- Introduction to Python (Installing Python 3.5 – Running Jupyter Notebook IDE)
- Introduction to NumPy and Pandas
- Introduction to Data Preprocessing
- Introduction to Plotting and visualization
Before the class you must install Anaconda. Please, follow the installation link. It is available for all Windows user, Mac, and Linux users.
The class is online in Zoom. Password: 016511