Introduction to R – CANCELLED

Introduction to R – CANCELLED

  • 1st session
    04/05/2022
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • 2nd session
    06/05/2022
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • 3rd session
    09/05/2022
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • 4th session
    10/05/2022
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • 5th session
    11/05/2022
    2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Course details

statistics course | level: beginner | register now
for questions related to this event, contact kuleuven@flames-statistics.com
affiliation: KU Leuven


Abstract

THIS IS AN INTRODUCTION COURSE AND IS AIMED AT BEGINNERS

This course gives an introduction to the use of the statistical software language R. R is a language for data analysis and graphics. In 15 hours, you’ll learn the basics of R. This is a hands-on course with practical assignments.

The course includes:
- An introduction to the software package R
- Different data structures in R
- Importing data in R
- Writing your own functions
- Making basic graphics in R
- Performing some basic descriptive analysis in R
- Performing some basic inference tests in R (i.e., t-tests)
- Automation (e.g., loops)

IMPORTANT REMARK:
In this course, you will find a mix of R basic programming and basic statistics.

The R basic packages will be explained and used.

R is for free and for more information you can visit the site https://cran.r-project.org for installation. It is also
recommended to install RStudio (for free) at https://www.rstudio.com.


Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites in terms of coding experience, but previous knowledge about basic mathematical and statistical principles (e.g., vectors, descriptive statistics) is recommended for the introduction in statistical techniques.


Background readings


Fee

PhDs and postdocs of a Flemish university: 0 € - please register with ticket: "PhD & postdocs of Flemish universities"
Other academics & non-profit/Social sector: 375 € - please register with ticket: "Other (paying participants)"
Private sector: 1000 € - please register with ticket: "Other (paying participants)"
If the appropriate ticket is sold out, please register on the waiting list with the ticket: "Waiting list (Register here if tickets are sold out)". Do not register with another ticket because your registration will not be correct.


Venue

The course is offered ONLINE.


Instructor

Cristina Cametti


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