Data science with Python (pandas)
Computational and Data Systems Initiative
Do you want to get into the state-of-the-art way of doing data science in academia? Register for this workshop where you will learn the first steps of importing, manipulating and cleaning data sets in Python using the pandas package.
At the end of this workshop, you will be able to
> import data sets of different file formats
> understand the structure of pandas DataFrames
> apply common data wrangling functions (subset, reshape, merge, etc.)
> understand method chaining (AKA piping)
> apply different methods to treat missing values
Pre-requisites? Introduction to Python, or equivalent.
Date: December 6, 2021
Time: 12:00 to 14:00
Location: Burnside Hall BH511 *Vaccine passport required
Instructor: Can Mekik
This workshop is offered for free by the Faculty of Science to the McGill community. Due to the limited amount of spots available, if you sign up for a workshop and don't show up, you will not be allowed to register for another workshop this semester.