Python for Beginners (3 sessions)

Date & Time
2023/10/13 to 2023/10/27
2 pm - 5 pm

Series: Digital Scholarship and Research Data Workshops (Aug-Oct 2023)

Date: 13 Oct, 20 Oct & 27 Oct 2023 (Fri)

Invited Speaker: Dr. Kwong-cheong WONG, Data Science and Policy Studies Programme


Session 1:

  • Basics: variables, print(), f-strings, input()
  • Data types: strings, numbers, Booleans
  • Data structures: lists, tuples, dictionaries


Session 2:

  • Conditionals: if, if-else, if-elif-else statements
  • Loops: for loops, while loops
  • Functions


Session 3:

  • Manipulating tabular data using Pandas
  • Data visualization using Matplotlib
  • Web scraping using requests and Beautiful Soup


Participants are required to bring their device for hands-on practice.

Digital Scholarship Lab, G/F, University Library

Registration: Click here to register

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