Organizer: Royal Statistical Society

Venue: The Royal Statistical Society

City: London

Country: United Kingdom

Postcode: EC1Y 8LX

Description:

 

Presented by Rob Mastrodomenico

Level - Foundation

CPD - 12 hours

 

This course is intended to be an Introduction to the Python programming language. Through the use of taught material and practical examples, participants will build up the skills needed to perform data analysis using Python.

 

Learning Outcomes

The individual will have a good working knowledge of Python allowing them to deal with and manipulate data. The final afternoon will bring all this together with a larger scale set of data which the attendees will perform data analysis upon.

Topics Covered

Day 1: Introducing the Python Eco System, Types, Variables and Data Structure, Functions and Objects

Day 2: Numpy, Pandas and Matplotlib introduction, Data Anaylsis with Python

Target Audience

This course will appeal to anyone wanting to learn Python with no prior knowledge. The course will also appeal to individuals with a basic knowledge of Python who want to fully understand how the base language works. The course also appeals to those wanting to know and understand the package Pandas and the use of dataframes in Python.

Assumed Knowledge

No prior knowledge is assumed.

Please note this course will take place at a different venue - Etc Venues Moorgate Bonhill House

 

This course has now reached capacity. We are next running this course on 9 & 10 October 2017.

 

Event type:
  • Workshops and courses
Introduction to Python https://tess.elixir-europe.org/events/introduction-to-python   Presented by Rob Mastrodomenico Level - Foundation CPD - 12 hours   This course is intended to be an Introduction to the Python programming language. Through the use of taught material and practical examples, participants will build up the skills needed to perform data analysis using Python.   Learning Outcomes The individual will have a good working knowledge of Python allowing them to deal with and manipulate data. The final afternoon will bring all this together with a larger scale set of data which the attendees will perform data analysis upon. Topics Covered Day 1: Introducing the Python Eco System, Types, Variables and Data Structure, Functions and Objects Day 2: Numpy, Pandas and Matplotlib introduction, Data Anaylsis with Python Target Audience This course will appeal to anyone wanting to learn Python with no prior knowledge. The course will also appeal to individuals with a basic knowledge of Python who want to fully understand how the base language works. The course also appeals to those wanting to know and understand the package Pandas and the use of dataframes in Python. Assumed Knowledge No prior knowledge is assumed. Please note this course will take place at a different venue - Etc Venues Moorgate Bonhill House   This course has now reached capacity. We are next running this course on 9 & 10 October 2017.   Royal Statistical Society The Royal Statistical Society, London, United Kingdom The Royal Statistical Society London United Kingdom EC1Y 8LX [] [] [] workshops_and_courses [] []