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Professional Skills for GAFS (1) - Week 2 - Introduction to Data

Professional Skills for Global Agri-Food Scientists 1. This lecture covers our introduction to different data types. You should come to the discussion boards on the Professional Skills Learn course…

From  Jill MacKay on September 1st, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Data Explorers - Happy Graphs

The first in our data explorer series, our colleague Kate Farrell explores data from twitter and asks are we all happy?!

From  Jenni Doonan on July 14th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Yummy Graphs - Finding and Visualising Data on Food

Data Education for Schools very own Kate Farrell talks about some fun and playful ways to explore and visualise food related data.

From  Jenni Doonan on July 14th, 2020 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Teaching R online with RStudio Cloud

The first workshop in our 'Teaching Statistics and Data Science Online' series, presented by Dr. Mine Çetinkaya-Rundel and Dr. Colin Rundel. RStudio Cloud is a lightweight and easy…

From  Belle Taylor on July 3rd, 2020 0 likes 251 plays 0  

Data Education in Schools

An introduction to the Data Education in Schools project.

From  Katherine Farrell on June 22nd, 2020 1 likes 24 plays 0  

An introduction to the NPA Data Science

Information about the National Progress Award in Data Science for teachers and lecturers. Includes news about the work the University of Edinburgh will be doing with the SQA to support schools and…

From  Katherine Farrell on May 22nd, 2020 1 likes 61 plays 0  

Maths: the secret behind Data Science and AI - Huizhi Liang

Celebrating Women in Mathematics 6 May 2020 Maths: the secret behind Data Science and AI Huizhi Liang Lecturer in Computer Science University of Reading

From  GILLIAN KERR on May 12th, 2020 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Python for Data Science Part 4: Pandas

The fourth and final part of the "Python for Data Science" course presentation. This video covers Pandas - a library for data manipulation and analysis. This video is part of the Digital…

From  Yixuan He on May 12th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Python for Data Science Part 3: Matplotlib

The third part of the "Python for Data Science" course presentation. This video covers Matplotlib - a Python library for creating visualisations.This video is part of the Digital Skills…

From  Yixuan He on May 12th, 2020 0 likes 29 plays 0  

Research and teaching in statistical and data sciences seminar 23 April 2020 - N Chada

23rd April 2020, 10am: Neil Chada (National University of Singapore) Title: Advancements of non-Gaussian random fields for statistical inversion Abstract: Developing informative priors for…

From  OLLIE Quinn on May 11th, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Python for Data Science Part 2: NumPy

The second part of the "Python for Data Science" course presentation. This video covers NumPy - a fundamental package for scientific computing with Python.This video is part of the Digital…

From  Yixuan He on March 31st, 2020 0 likes 49 plays 0  

Python for Data Science Part 1

The first part of the "Python for Data Science" course presentation. This video covers:Background to the Python programming language Logging into Noteable (Jupyter notebooks) and…

From  Yixuan He on March 31st, 2020 0 likes 77 plays 0  

An interactive laser cut map of accused witches in Scotland

Students on the Data Science for Design MSc were tasked at the course's annual Data Fair to create engaging visualisations from real world datasets. One group chose to use the University of…

From  Ewan McAndrew on December 23rd, 2019 0 likes 63 plays 0  

Artificial Intelligence versus Us: building explainability and ethical responsibility into automated systems; Dr Vaishak Belle

Artificial Intelligence provides many opportunities to improve modern society, and it has enjoyed significant investment globally. Indeed, discovering patterns and structures in data in an automated…

From  Stuart Dunbar on October 25th, 2019 0 likes 27 plays 0  

Excelling in Excel: Data Visualisation

A short series aimed at upskilling distance learning students on how to make the best use of excel. In this lecture I cover how to create charts in Excel. 00:44: Difference between figures,…

From  Jill MacKay on August 1st, 2019 0 likes 52 plays 0  

Excelling in Excel: Tips and Tricks

A short series aimed at upskilling distance learning students on how to make the best use of excel. In this lecture I cover some of Excel's capabilities including formulas and pivot tables. …

From  Jill MacKay on July 26th, 2019 0 likes 74 plays 0