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About the Course

This course will introduce the learner to information visualization basics, with a focus on reporting and charting using the matplotlib library. The course will start with a design and information literacy perspective, touching on what makes a good and bad visualization, and what statistical measures translate into in terms of visualizations. The second week will focus on the technology used to make visualizations in python, matplotlib, and introduce users to best practices when creating basic charts and how to realize design decisions in the framework. The third week will be a tutorial of functionality available in matplotlib, and demonstrate a variety of basic statistical charts helping learners to identify when a particular method is good for a particular problem. The course will end with a discussion of other forms of structuring and visualizing data. This course should be taken after Introduction to Data Science in Python and before the remainder of the Applied Data Science with Python courses: Applied Machine Learning in Python, Applied Text Mining in Python, and Applied Social Network Analysis in Python....

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Jun 27, 2020

its actually a good course as it starts from fundamentals of visualization to the data visualization,the assignments this course provide are exciting and full of knowledge that you learn in course ..


May 14, 2020

I am going for the specialization and I know this is just the second course in it and I haven't even seen the further courses yet, but this is already my most favourite course in the specialization.

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By SowmyaRavichandran

May 01, 2017

Great course.

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Oct 02, 2020

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Jul 25, 2020

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May 18, 2020

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Apr 22, 2020

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By Pablo B

Oct 31, 2019

Great Stuff!

By Ahmad W

Jul 26, 2019

Best course!

By Mohammad M K

Jun 20, 2019

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May 22, 2019

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By Sarah H H

Mar 29, 2019

good course.

By Akash C

Nov 06, 2018

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Dec 30, 2017

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Apr 26, 2017

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May 11, 2020

Best course

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Mar 16, 2020

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Feb 17, 2020

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Oct 02, 2019

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By Stephen

May 03, 2019

Gr8 Session

By Yaniel C

Nov 27, 2018

good course

By C T

Sep 17, 2018

Very useful

By Anitha t

Aug 10, 2018

pretty good