Time to completeApprox. 3 hours
About this course
Ready to start your journey into Data Visualization with Python? In this course, you will learn how to use Matplotlib to turn raw data into meaningful visualizations.
Skills you'll gain
Create line, bar, and pie charts
Create scatterplots and histograms
Customize charts aesthetically
Annotate charts with error bars and text
Learn to make effective, customized data visualizations in Python with Matplotlib.
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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.
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