In this workshop, students are introduced to common methods used to combine multiple datasets, specifically merge and concatenation. Students will use Pandas, a powerful data analysis tool built on top of Python. After completion, students are equipped to combine datasets for further analysis and manipulation.
What you'll learn
Reintroduce the pandas tool
Reviewing the four common join types
Merging data using the merge() function in pandas
Concatenating data using the concat() function in pandas
Richard Tillies, aka "Professor T", is an accomplished educator with nearly 20 years of classroom teaching experience in computer science, information technology, and mathematics. Outside of teaching, he is a certified kickboxing trainer who can also perform a backflip and solve a Rubik's Cube (though not at the same time).