The Statistics Department and the D-Lab are co-hosting an intensive two-day introduction to R using RStudio on August 20 and 21.
What: R Bootcamp
Date: Saturday, August 20 and Sunday, August 21, 8am – 5pm
Registration: To attend you must register. Please consult the D-Lab event page for more information.
Topics will include:
- R basics – reading and manipulating data, working with R data objects, doing calculations, making plots
- programming in R
- doing statistical work in R
- a brief intro to more advanced topics: efficiency, object-oriented programming, parallel processing in R
No prior experience with R is expected, but some familiarity with programming concepts such as loops, if-then-else statements, functions will be helpful.