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Introduction to R
October 7, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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:October 7, 2016
Time:9 a.m. to 5 p.m. with lunch provided
Location: Donald Bren Hall, Room 4011
Instructor: Emma Smith, Steven Brownlee, 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