Skill Path

Visualize Data with Python

Learn to make effective data visualizations in Python with Matplotlib and Seaborn.

Includes Python, MatPlotLib, Seaborn, Jupyter Notebook, and more.

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This skill path includes
  • Skill level

  • Time to complete

    Average based on combined completion rates — individual pacing in lessons, projects, and quizzes may vary
    7 hours
  • Projects

  • Prerequisites

    1 course
    We 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. Plus, now you can build your prompt engineering skills and get hands-on experience writing, testing, and refining prompts directly in the course.

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


6 units • 6 lessons • 5 projects • 4 quizzes
  • 1

    Welcome to the Visualize Data with Python Skill Path

    Get started with the Visualize Data with Python Skill Path.

  • 2

    Data Visualization with Matplotlib

    Make effective, customized data visualizations in Python with Matplotlib.

  • 3

    Data Visualization with Seaborn

    Learn to make effective, customized data visualizations in Python with Seaborn.

  • 4

    Learn How to use AI for Data Analysis

    Learn how to use AI for data analysis.

  • 5

    Visualize Data with Python Portfolio Project

    Complete a project for your portfolio that demonstrates your data visualization skills.

  • 6

    Visualize Data with Python Next Steps

    What comes next?

  • Certificate of completion available with Plus or Pro

    Earn a certificate of completion and showcase your accomplishment on your resume or LinkedIn.

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