Loading Events
  • This event has passed.

Data Science Event

This course provides an introduction to the fundamentals of the R language and its applications to data analysis.

In this course, you will learn how to program in R and how to effectively use R for data analysis. The course covers an introduction to data/object types in R, reading data, creating data visualizations, accessing and installing R packages, writing R functions, fitting statistical models including regression models and performing statistical tests including t-tests and ANOVA. Practical examples will be provided during the course.

Date:January 20, 2017

Time:9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with lunch provided

Location: Donald Bren Hall, Room 4011

Instructor: Emma Smith, Yuxiao Wang, UC Irvine

Pre-requisites: 1) familiarity with basic statistical concepts, and 2) basic programming knowledge. For the tutorial, bring a laptop with R downloaded and installed and WiFi.

Teaching material repository:https://github.com/UCIDataScienceInitiative/IntroR_Workshop