Packaging and documentation

Open to
All staff in the Government Statistical Service
Training category
Analytical, Data science
Type of training
Online
Length
Four hours
Organiser
GSS capability
Provider
GSS Capability
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 Objectives

  • 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.

Contact

Email gss.capability@statistics.gov.uk