Categorical Data in the Tidyverse

Starting at USD 39.00
4 hours duration

Get ready to categorize! In this course, you will work with non-numerical data, such as job titles or survey responses, using the Tidyverse landscape.

In the field of data science, it is common to encounter non-numerical data such as job titles, survey responses, or demographic information. To effectively handle this type of data, R offers a specialized representation known as factors. This course focuses on mastering the manipulation of factors using the tidyverse package forcats. Additionally, we will explore other essential tidyverse packages including ggplot2, dplyr, stringr, and tidyr. Real-world datasets such as the fivethirtyeight flight dataset and Kaggle's State of Data Science and ML Survey will be utilized throughout the course. By the end, you will have the skills to identify and manipulate factor variables, efficiently visualize your data, and effectively communicate your findings. Prepare yourself for an in-depth exploration of data categorization.

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