Use VS Code + Node.js to set up your environment for data visualization and we will talk about the fundamentals of SVGs.
Understand core concepts of working with the d3 library such as selections and data binding.
Create a bar graph of how many injuries occur by different body parts.
In this 1.5-hour long project-based course I will show you the basic concepts to create data visualizations in D3.js. You will learn how to use SVGs, select, and bind data in order to create a bar chart. We will be visualizing firecracker injuries in 2019. This data is from the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) Fireworks Annual Report. Inspired by recent events this summer we are going to visualize firework injuries in the United States. Firework injury data can be found at U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) .
In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:
Introduction to D3.js
Bar Graph Loading Data
Creating our Canvas and Scales
Drawing our bars
Creating our axis
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
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