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Introduction to Python
|Cathie Marsh Institute|
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Part of Social Data Science Week, a collaboration between the Cathie Marsh Institute and methods@manchester. These courses have been designed for postgraduate researchers, giving you the tools to make use of free and open-source software, and techniques from the cutting-edge new discipline of social data science.
This one-day introduction to Python workshop is for any researcher who has or expects to have data they want to analyse using the Python programming language. No prior computational experience is required. This hands-on workshop provides an introduction to the Python programming language using the Jupyter Python Environment. There will be an introduction to the popular Python packages of Pandas and Matplotlib to demonstrate basic data analysis and plotting tasks within Python.
On completion of this workshop, the participants will be able to;
After completion of this workshop, the participant will be in a position to create their own Python environment and have confidence in using it to produce small effective Python programs for a variety of data cleaning, analysis and visualisation tasks required by their research.
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