Learn Data Visualization with Python
Learn to make effective, customized data visualizations in Python with Matplotlib and Seaborn.
11,060 learners enrolled
Time to completeApprox. 8 hours
Certificate of completionIncluded with paid plans
About this course
Data visualization is a powerful tool for understanding and communicating data. This course walks through how to leverage Matplotlib and Seaborn to make effective, appealing visualizations – from choosing the right chart type for the data, to correctly scaling axes for truth and accuracy, to building an argument through visual choices.
Skills you'll gain
Make and customize 5+ types of data visualizations
Display data with truth and accuracy
Improve data visualizations through effective visual choices
Learn the basics of Matplotlib and Seaborn
Syllabus5 lessons • 4 projects • 3 quizzes
Hands-on learningDon’t just watch or read about someone else coding — write your own code live in our online, interactive platform. You’ll even get AI-driven recommendations on what you need to review to help keep you on track.
Projects in this course
Make a Line Chart for ResearchMake a line chart with matplotlib to visualize precipitation data in six locations around the world.
Make the Other Charts: Silly's Ice Cream Shop ProjectMake visualizations (bar chart, pie chart, scatterplot, and histogram) to answer questions about sales data. Enhance the charts with parameters like error bars, AB lines, and subplot configuration.
Making A Visual Argument: Compare Grammy Win RecordsImprove upon a first draft chart to make a clear visual argument comparing the two most Grammy-winning artists ever: Georg Solti and Beyoncé.
Meet the creator of the course
Eva is a Curriculum Developer at Codecademy. She has worked on Data Science courses including Data Literacy, Learn Tableau, and Data Visualization with Matplotlib and Seaborn.
Eva SibingaCurriculum Developer at Codecademy
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