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FREE SAMPLE COURSE – Metis Live Online: Data Visualization with D3.js (10.26)

October 26, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

NOTE: Please register for this course via the link below. Thank you! 

Our 1-hour sample classes are a great way to preview what the new Live Online experience is like for the Metis Data Visualization with D3.js professional development course.

Paul Buffa, instructor of the upcoming Live Online Data Visualization with D3.js (11/6- 12/13), will cover a few sample topics from the course:

• A review of what D3.js and how it works

• Basics of SVG, such as the SVG element, line, path, circle, and rectangle object

• How to load data into your visualization

• How to create and use linear scale

• Building axes

• Basics of CSS styling

• Basics of data joins

How to Prepare

Some knowledge of HTML, CSS, and JavaScript recommended.

About the Instructor 

Paul Buffa is a Principal Data Visualization Engineer at Capital One Labs, with years of experience teaching and building data visualizations in areas such as education, FinTech, marketing, politics and fitness. He has taught the Metis Data Visualization for D3 course several times and has consistently earned rave reviews.

About Metis

Metis (thisismetis.com) accelerates careers in data science by providing full-time immersive bootcamps, evening part-time professional development courses, online resources, and corporate programs based in Seattle, New York, Chicago, and San Francisco. 

Brought to you by Kaplan, Metis focuses primarily on Python, machine learning, data visualization, deep learning, big data processing, statistical foundations, and more. Students and alumni of the bootcamp program receive continuous support from our career advisors, empowering them to pursue a successful career in the fast-growing field of data science.

Learn more about us at https://thisismetis.com

Sign up for Demystifying Data Science: A Free Online Conference: 

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Metis Code of Conduct

Metis is dedicated to providing a harassment-free experience for everyone, regardless of gender identity, age, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, or religion (or lack thereof).

We do not tolerate harassment of students, staff, or visitors in any form. Sexual language and imagery is not appropriate for any event including talks, workshops, parties, and other online media. Individuals and groups that do not abide by these rules will be asked to leave and, if necessary, prohibited from future events.

If you have any questions or you’re made to feel uncomfortable by anyone on our campus or at one of our offsite events, please let one of the staff members know right away. The matter will be taken seriously and promptly addressed.


October 26, 2017
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Metis Live Online – D3.js
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