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  • Please do not send private questions to individual TA’s – use the #general channel instead.

Topics

Part B

Date Topic Worksheet How to participate
Tue, Oct 26 Functions Worksheet B1 (.ipynb; viewable; zip) (Due Saturday, Oct 31 at 22:00 PT) Panopto or in-person
Thu, Oct 28 Functions (cont’d) Worksheet B1 Panopto or in-person
Tue, Nov 02 R packages NA Panopto or in-person
Thu, Nov 04 R Packages (cont’d) NA Panopto or in-person
Tue, Nov 09 Automation (Optional lecture) NA Zoom
Thu, Nov 11 University closed (mid-term break / Remembrance Day) NA NA
Tue, Nov 16 Dashboards NA Panopto or in-person
Thu, Nov 18 Dashboards, Part 2 NA Panopto or in-person
Tue, Nov 23 Character data Worksheet 2B Panopto or in-person
Thu, Nov 25 List columns Worksheet 3B Panopto or in-person
Tue, Nov 30 List columns, cont’d Worksheet 3B Panopto or in-person
Thu, Dec 02 List columns, cont’d Worksheet 3B Panopto or in-person
Tue, Dec 07 Blogdown (Optional lecture); plus automation NA Zoom

Part A

Date Topic Worksheet / to do How to participate
NA How to troubleshoot NA NA
Thu, Sep 09 Intro to R Worksheet A1 (.ipynb; viewable; zip) (practice worksheet, not for marks); also, see installation instructions in the notes. Panopto or in-person
Tue, Sep 14 Version Control NA Zoom (recording found on canvas)
Thu, Sep 16 Authoring NA Panopto or in-person
Tue, Sep 21 Data Manipulation with dplyr Worksheet A2 (.ipynb; viewable; zip) (Due Saturday, Sept 25 Wednesday, Sept 29, 2021 at 22:00 PT) Panopto or in-person
Thu, Sep 23 (Data Manipulation with dplyr, continued) Worksheet A2 Panopto or in-person
Tue, Sep 28 Graphing Worksheet A3 (.ipynb; viewable; zip) (Due Saturday, Oct 9, 2021 at 22:00 PT) Panopto or in-person
Thu, Sep 30 University closed (Truth and Reconciliation) NA NA
Tue, Oct 05 (Graphing, continued) Worksheet A3 Panopto or in-person
Thu, Oct 07 Tidy Data Worksheet A4 (.ipynb; viewable; zip) (Due Saturday, Oct 16, 2021 at 22:00 PT) Panopto or in-person
Tue, Oct 12 Model Fitting Worksheet A4 Panopto or in-person
Thu, Oct 14 Factors and Dates Worksheet A5 (.ipynb; viewable; zip) (Due Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 at 22:00 PT) Panopto or in-person
Tue, Oct 19 Tibble joins Worksheet A5 Zoom
Thu, Oct 21 Reading and Writing Data Worksheet A6 (.ipynb; viewable; zip) (Due Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021 at 22:00 PT) Panopto or in-person

Worksheets

Options for working on these worksheets:

Submit the worksheets by uploading your .ipynb file to the corresponding canvas assignment slot.

Part B

Worksheet Download View Zip file # required questions Deadline
Worksheet B1 .ipynb view it on GitHub Download zip 10 Saturday, October 30, 2021 at 22:00 PT
Worksheet B2 .ipynb view it on GitHub Download zip 10 Saturday, November 27, 2021 at 22:00 PT
Worksheet B3 .ipynb view it on GitHub Download zip 10 Saturday, December 04, 2021 at 22:00 PT

Part A

Worksheet Download View Zip file # required questions Deadline
Worksheet A1 .ipynb view it on GitHub Download zip NA not for submission
Worksheet A2 .ipynb view it on GitHub Download zip 10 Wednesday, Sept 29, 2021 at 22:00 PT
Worksheet A3 .ipynb view it on GitHub Download zip 10 Saturday, Oct 9, 2021 at 22:00 PT
Worksheet A4 .ipynb view it on GitHub Download zip 10 Saturday, Oct 16, 2021 at 22:00 PT
Worksheet A5 .ipynb view it on GitHub Download zip 10 Saturday, Oct 23, 2021 at 22:00 PT
Worksheet A6 .ipynb view it on GitHub Download zip 10 Wednesday, Oct 27, 2021 at 22:00 PT

Projects

You will be working on various projects on GitHub repositories within a GitHub Organization setup for this course. Some general things you should know:

How to followup with a project submission

You’ll be given feedback as an Issue in your project repository, sometimes before your grade is posted.

  • Make sure you’re Watching your repository, so that you will be notified by email whenever a new Issue or comment is posted – you can find this option in the upper-rigth hand corner of your repository page.
  • You can use the Issue thread to have a conversation about your assignment results.
  • If you would like to dispute your grade, this Issue thread is the place to do it, but please do so only within 1 week after the grade has been posted.

Collaborative Project (Part A)

There are two milestones, each equally weighted:

  • Milestone 1: Due Saturday, September 25, 2021 at 17:00 PT.
  • Milestone 2: Due Saturday, October 2, 2021 at 22:00 PT.

Mini-Data Analysis (Part A)

There are three milestones, each equally weighted:

  • Milestone 1: Due Saturday, October 9, 2021 at 22:00 PT.
  • Milestone 2: Due Tuesday, October 19, 2021 at 22:00 PT.
  • Milestone 3: Due Thursday, October 28, 2021 at 22:00 PT.

Assignments (Part B)

There are four assignments, each equally weighted: