Towards the end of my time teaching an Introduction to Python course for CodeFirstGirls, we’ve gotten several enthusiastic questions on how to get started learning to use Python libraries for data analytics, visualization and data science. Having learned all this only not too long ago, I thought I’d share some resources I personally found useful!
Before I delve right in, I think it’s important to first clarify what data analysis and data science actually mean and what the differences are (as they are often times confused).
Data analysis = the act of identifying trends in datasets, performing descriptive statistics, developing…
London based software/data engineer at Goldman Sachs, and recent MEng graduate from Oxford specializing in machine learning and biomedical engineering