Before you can work with data you have to get some. This course will cover the basic ways that data can be obtained. The course will cover obtaining data from the web, from APIs, from databases and from colleagues in various formats. It will also cover the basics of data cleaning and how to make data “tidy”.
- To cover the components of a complete data set including raw data, processing instructions, codebooks, and processed data. To cover the basics needed for collecting, cleaning, and sharing data.
- Recommended for individuals heading towards a career in data science / currently in a business data analyst/scientist role.
Johns Hopkins University
Method of Delivery
Can audit for free (no certification); Full Financial Aid Available for Certification