Week 6

Lab 5

Monday, Sep 30

Open lab


Web scraping part I

Tuesday, Oct 01

Learning objectives

  • HTML terminology
  • CSS selectors
  • Implement core rvest functions to scrape HTML websites

Materials


Web scraping part II

Thursday, Oct 03

Learning objectives

  • Understand how JavaScript impacts rvest
  • Work with Chrome developer tools
  • Best practices and web scraping ethics

Materials


Exercise of the week

No exercise. Focus on Exam 1.

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