R programming - two day Intro to use R
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R programming - two day Intro to use R

R programming - two day Intro to use R

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October 2016 (Senate House, London)

We are very excited to invite you to this intensive two day course with and introduction to R and then how to program with R.  This is part of our 5 day intensive course with full detiails on our webside jumpingrivers.com

With this ticket are providing 10% discount included in your purchase.  For academic & charity staff discounts please visit our website jumpingrivers.com

Also included in your ticket

  • Centeral London location
  • Small class room with a deadicated presentor who will answer your questions as you go along.
  • Booklet of course notes
  •  Tea, coffee and Lunch are provided each day.  

For four or more attendees from the same company we offer discount and bespoke packages please contact us directly at jumpingrivers@gmail.com

Oct 3rd: Introduction to R

This is a one day intensive course on R. This course will be a mixture of lectures and computer practicals. The main focus will be to introduce fundamental R concepts.

No prior programming knowledge of any kind is assumed. This course is suitable for a wide range of applicants e.g., biologists, statisticians, engineers, students.

The course will be structured as follows:

  • Introduction to R: A brief overview of the background and features of the R statistical programming system.
  • Entering Data: A description of how to import and export data from R.
  • Data types: A summary of R's data types.
  • R environment: A description of the R environment including the R working directory, creating/using scripts, saving data and results.
  • R Graphics: Creating, editing and storing graphics in R.
  • Manipulating data in R: Describing how data can be manipulated in R using logical operators

Oct 4th: Programming with R

This is a one day intensive course on R. The course will be a mixture of lectures and computer practicals. The main focus of the course is R programming techniques, such as functions, for loops and conditional expressions.
The course follows on from the Introduction to R course. It is assumed that all students have attended this course (or have equivalent skills). This course is suitable to a wide range of applicants e.g., biologists, statisticians, engineers, students.

The course will be structured as follows:

  • Vector operations: details of R's vectors operations.
  • Conditionals: using "if" and "else" statements in R
  • Functions: what is function is, how are they used, and how can we construct our own functions.
  • Looping in R: an introduction to the concept of looping in R. In particular "for" and "while" loops.
  • The apply functions: apply, tapply and other members of the apply family.
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