Introduction to R (CEBEX Winter School 2020)

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Regular fees: 400 EUR

International Fees : 300 EUR

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Get a 50 EUR discount - use code "CWS20"
(valid until 15 November)

Introduction to R is one of the courses of the CEBEX Winter School 2020 which is held on 12 and 13 December.

The course is designed for people with no or little knowledge of programming in R language. We will introduce basic programming concepts such as variables and functions, we will learn the relevant data types and operations R offers. After finishing the course, you should be able to load, access, explore and visualize your data. It consists of 12 hours of lectures and it is awarded with 2 ECTS for a successfull completion.


Topics

  • What is R? Exploring RStudio
  • Variables and data types - numeric, character, logical, lists, etc.
  • Useful functions to work with numbers, characters and factors
  • Vectors and vector operations
  • Loading and saving data - loading text files, files from the internet
  • Exploring data.frames - data.frame structure, accessing observations or variable vectors
  • Basic exploratory statistics - measures of central tendency, measures of variance, count tables
  • Basic visualizations - histograms, scatter-plots, boxplots, etc.



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Posted on

Start Date

End Date

Application Deadline

Type

Online courses

Study Options

Full Time

Fees

Regular fees: 400 EUR

International Fees : 300 EUR

Comment:

Get a 50 EUR discount - use code "CWS20"
(valid until 15 November)