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Introduction to Coding in R - LDN

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Various rooms - please see description.

Peel House Conference Suite - DCLG

2 Marsham Street

London

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This course is open to members of the Government Statistical Service ONLY.


This course requires you to have access to a laptop (work or personal) with 'The R Foundation R 3.3.0' and RStudio installed.

Please contact us if you have any questions - GSS.Capability@statistics.gov.uk


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23/03/17 - room 2- PLEASE NOTE THIS DATE IS NO LONGER GOING AHEAD
04/04/17 - room 3A
10/04/17 - room 1


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Office for National Statistics
If you are an ONS staff member this course is free. Please register for a ticket.


Government Statistical Service
If you are a civil servant in a government department other than ONS, you will be sent an application form after you have registered. You must provide a purchase order number when you return this form. The fee for this course is £116.



The aim of this course is to teach basic R programming skills to those who have not used it before, so that participants can:

  • Use R for statistical data analysis,
  • Begin to evaluate the performance of R.

By the end of the session, the participants will:

  • have a working knowledge of the R environment and will be able to provide a basic explanation of how R works to a colleague,
  • with reference to course notes, be able to successfully import and export data sets from R,
  • be able to use R functions to successfully produce statistical summaries of example data sets,
  • be able to successfully merge data sets and perform basic data manipulation in R whilst referring to course notes,
  • be aware of additional resources on help and guidance to continue their own learning.

The course is lead by experts from the Office for National Statistics - Data Science Campus.

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London

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