Skill Path

Visualize Data with Python (2022 Version)

Learn to visualize data and create compelling data stories in Python.

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  • Skill level

    Beginner
  • Time to complete

    Average based on combined completion rates — individual pacing in lessons, projects, and quizzes may vary
    14 hours
  • Certificate of completion

    Yes
  • Prerequisites

    None

About this skill path

From finance to journalism, data is the key to making compelling arguments and telling great stories. In this Skill Path, you will learn the art of data visualization and data storytelling using Python, matplotlib, and Seaborn. Whether you want to pursue a career in data analytics, or use data visualization in your current career, this Skill Path is a great place to start.

Syllabus

6 units • 12 lessons • 6 projects • 8 quizzes
  • 1

    Introduction to Python

    Begin your journey by seeing some of the amazing visualizations you can make with data. Then start learning the basics of Python.

  • 2

    Python for Data Analysis

    Continue to expand your Python knowledge by learning how to create and use lists.

  • 3

    Graphing in Python

    Learn the basics of making, displaying, and customizing graphs using Python.

  • 4

    Data Manipulation in Python

    Learn how to use the Python library Pandas to store and manipulate large amounts of data.

  • 5

    Advanced Graphing in Python

    Learn how to use the Python library Seaborn to create more advanced graphs.

  • 6

    Data Visualization Capstone Projects

    Complete one of our two capstone projects that will test all of your data visualization skills.

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