Welcome to GEOG 30323: Data Analysis & Visualization, taught by Dr. Kyle Walker at Texas Christian University.
This is a course in exploratory data analysis with an emphasis on the Python programming language and PyData ecosystem. The course targets students from all disciplines with an interest in data analytics, but does not assume any prior experience with computer programming.
Course materials are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International (CC BY-NC-ND 4.0) license.
Course assignments can be viewed from the sidebar menu. To “launch” a assignment in Binder or Google Colab, click the rocket icon in the top left of the screen and choose your platform.
Links to course lecture notes:
Week 1: What is data?
Week 2: Programming I: Intro to Python
Week 5: Multivariate data exploration
Weeks 6-8: Data wrangling
Week 9: Advanced input & output
Week 10: Data visualization best practices
Week 11: Geographic data in Python
Week 15: Introduction to machine learning
Week 16: Big data and data ethics