Learning SAS: Reading Raw Data with the List Input Method

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Coursera Project Network
In this Guided Project, you will:

Access external files containing blanks using the list input method in SAS

Access external files containing missing values using the list input method in SAS

Access external files separated by commas (CSV) using the list input method in SAS

Clock1.04 hours
IntermediateIntermediate
CloudNo download needed
VideoSplit-screen video
Comment DotsEnglish
LaptopDesktop only

In this 1.04 hour long project-based course, you will be able to read in external files using an input method called list, manipulate Missing values, place the DATALINES keyword in your program as well as INFILE statements and work with a Comma Separated Values (CSV) file. Note: This course works best for learners who are based in the North America region. We’re currently working on providing the same experience in other regions.

Skills you will develop

Data ScienceData AnalysisSASSAS Studio

Learn step-by-step

In a video that plays in a split-screen with your work area, your instructor will walk you through these steps:

  1. Using the list input to read in blanks

  2. Using the list input to read in missing values

  3. Using the list input to read in comma separated values

  4. Using the list input to read in comma separated valued while activating the DSD functionality

  5. Using the list Input to read in delimiters other than blanks or commas

How Guided Projects work

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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