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A Gentle Introduction to Data Cleaning by Tactical Technology Collective

Overview
Dates

On-going Enrolment

Duration

Several Hours

Location

Online

Price_Front_Page

Free

Price

Free

Type

Online Course

Language

English

Requirements

- a spreadsheet tool, such as Excel (which costs money) or Libre Office (which doesn’t), installed on your computer;
- some basic knowledge of using a spreadsheet, including creating files, entering data and simple formulae into cells, selecting, copying and pasting data;
- a copy of the course dataset, which is GRAIN’s data on “land grabbing”.

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This School of Data course is a gentle introduction to reducing errors by cleaning data. It was created by the Tactical Technology Collective and gives you a clear overview what can go wrong in spreadsheets and how to fix it (if it does). You are encouraged this course if you want to learn why it is important to clean data and how to do it. The course is provided at the School of Data.

The course comprises of the introduction and the four sections:

  • Course outline: a gentle introduction to cleaning data
  • Section 1: Nuts and chewing gum
  • Section 2: The invisible man is the spreadsheet, messing with your data
  • Section 3: Your data is witch’s brew
  • Section 4: Did you bring the wrong suitcase (again)?

If you have taken the course, please share your feedback below.

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