Packaging and documentation

Open to
Government analysts
Training category
Analytical
Type of training
Online
Length
Four hours
Organiser
Analysis Function Capability Team
Provider
Analysis Function Capability Team
Location
Online

Description

This course will teach you how to build packages using your own custom functions and import them in both Python and R. Packaging is a nice tidy way to reuse and share functions you have created. Some prior knowledge of Python or R is required.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the session, you will be able to:

  • understand what packages are
  • how to install packages and use them
  • how to build your own packages in R and Python
  • share in Gitlab or Github
  • use pre-built packages

How to book

Please use your Learning Hub account to access the course online. Alternatively, please email Data.Science.Campus.Faculty@ons.gov.uk.

Contact

If you would like more information about this course, please email Data.Science.Campus.Faculty@ons.gov.uk. 

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Introduction to Python

Introduction to R