source and clean a dataset from the internet
perform statistical analysis including ANOVA
create visulizations including boxplots
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In this 1-hour long project-based course, you will learn how to set up a Google Colab notebook, source data from the internet, load data into Python, merge two datasets, clean data, perform exploratory data analysis, carry out ANOVA and create boxplots. Throughout the course you will work on an Education dataset from World Bank. This will allow you to perform statistical analysis on your own datasets in Python. This project does not require any previous Python or coding experience, but it would be useful for learners to understand the statistical methods covered. The course includes data sourcing and cleaning which are invaluable real world skills, and focuses on visualizing your results which is needed as a large part of any analysis is the storytelling.
Basic knowledge of statistics including ANOVA.
In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:
Set up a new Google Colab Notebook
Download data from World Bank
Load data into Google Colab using Python
Merge two datasets
Clean the data and perform exploratory data analysis
Carry out ANOVA on grouped data
Create boxplots to visulize the results
Your workspace is a cloud desktop right in your browser, no download required
In a split-screen video, your instructor guides you step-by-step
Are Guided Projects available on desktop and mobile?
Because your workspace contains a cloud desktop that is sized for a laptop or desktop computer, Guided Projects are not available on your mobile device.
Who are the instructors for Guided Projects?
Guided Project instructors are subject matter experts who have experience in the skill, tool or domain of their project and are passionate about sharing their knowledge to impact millions of learners around the world.
Can I download the work from my Guided Project after I complete it?
You can download and keep any of your created files from the Guided Project. To do so, you can use the “File Browser” feature while you are accessing your cloud desktop.
How much experience do I need to do this Guided Project?
At the top of the page, you can press on the experience level for this Guided Project to view any knowledge prerequisites. For every level of Guided Project, your instructor will walk you through step-by-step.
Can I complete this Guided Project right through my web browser, instead of installing special software?
Yes, everything you need to complete your Guided Project will be available in a cloud desktop that is available in your browser.
What is the learning experience like with Guided Projects?
You'll learn by doing through completing tasks in a split-screen environment directly in your browser. On the left side of the screen, you'll complete the task in your workspace. On the right side of the screen, you'll watch an instructor walk you through the project, step-by-step.
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