Geographic Data Science

IMPORTANT: this is the repository for the 2017 version of the GDS course. A more recent (and recommended) one is available at:


Welcome to Geographic Data Science, a course taught by Dr. Dani Arribas-Bel in the Autumn of 2017 at the University of Liverpool.

The timetable for the course is:



Dani Arribas-Bel - D.Arribas-Bel [at] liverpool.ac.uk Lecturer in Geographic Data Science Office 508, Roxby Building, University of Liverpool - 74 Bedford St S, Liverpool, L69 7ZT, United Kingdom.

Module Handbook

A pdf copy of the module handbook can be downloaded here.



If you use material from this course, I would appreciate if you used the following citation:

  author = {Dani Arribas-Bel},
  title = {Geographic Data Science'17},
  year = 2018,
  url = {http://darribas.org/gds17},
  urldate = {2018-01-04},
  doi = {10.5281/zenodo.1135210}

Code repository


This website, as well as the entire set of materials, code, and data included in this course are available as an open Github repository available at:



Creative Commons License
Geographic Data Science’17 by Dani Arribas-Bel is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.