Sales Ended

Building an R package

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Queen's University Belfast

University Road

Belfast

BT7 1NN

United Kingdom

View Map

Friends Who Are Going
Event description

Description

BUILDING AN R PACKAGE

A SHORT COURSE ON CONSTRUCTING YOUR OWN R PACKAGE.


This is a one day intensive course on building an package. This course will be a mixture of lectures and computer practicals. The main focus will be getting a working R package ready for distribution. It is assumed that all applicants have a basic knowledge of R.


COURSE OUTLINE:

Participants can bring their own code or they can use the provided example code to write a fully functional R package.

  • Why create an R package.
  • What is in an R package.
  • Writing documentation with roxygen2.
  • Creating packages with RStudio.
  • Distributing your package.

Participants will need to bring their own laptop.

COURSE STRUCTURE

This course will be structured as follows:

  • 9:00 – 9:30 Registration and coffee
  • 9:30 – 12:15: Lecture & practical session
  • 12:15 – 1:15 Lunch (not provided)
  • 1:15 – 2:40 Lecture & practical
  • 2:40 – 3:00: Coffee break
  • 3:00 – 4:30: Practical session

These times are intended to give a flavour of how the course is run and are subject to change.

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Queen's University Belfast

University Road

Belfast

BT7 1NN

United Kingdom

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved