Visualize Data with Python
Learn to make effective data visualizations in Python with Matplotlib and Seaborn.
Includes Python, MatPlotLib, Seaborn, Jupyter Notebook, and more.
Time to complete4 weeks
Certificate of completionYes
Prerequisites1 courseWe suggest you complete the following courses before you get started with Visualize Data with Python:
- Learn Python for Data Science
About this skill path
Data visualization is a powerful tool for understanding and communicating data. In this Skill Path, you will learn 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
- Create charts in Matplotlib and Seaborn
- Choose the right chart for the data
- Follow standard design principles
- Tell a data story with custom charts
Syllabus5 units • 5 lessons • 4 projects • 3 quizzes
Welcome to the Visualize Data with Python Skill Path
Get started with the Visualize Data with Python Skill Path.
Data Visualization with Matplotlib
Make effective, customized data visualizations in Python with Matplotlib.
Data Visualization with Seaborn
Learn to make effective, customized data visualizations in Python with Seaborn.
Visualize Data with Python Portfolio Project
Complete a project for your portfolio that demonstrates your data visualization skills.
Visualize Data with Python Next Steps
What comes next?
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 skill path
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.
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