R Online Introduction
In this course you will learn, through several videos the very basic on how to start with R. What is R, how to setup a development environment in mac or windows, what makes R so powerful and how to start. After taking this course you will have setup a development environment and will be able to start programming in R with a sound understanding of the basic principles. The video will be available on the Institute Youtube channel starting from August 2019.
- How to install R and RStudio
- Development environments available
- A brief introduction to RStudio
- The basic datatypes of R
- How to proceed with your study of R
At a glance
Qualification: R Online Introduction
Duration: 0.5 Tag (will be available from 15.8)
Costs: CHF 0.00 / € 0.00
Comment on costs: The course is free and online. It can be taken any time.
Location: The course is free and online. It can be taken any time. The video will be available on the Institute Youtube channel starting from mid August 2019.
Language of instruction: English
Objectives and content
This course is for everyone that wishes to start working with R but has not done it yet, or for anyone who wishes to get a sound understanding on the basics of the R development environment. No previous R experience is required for this course. The content of the course can be used for both windows and mac osx.
The goals of this course is to let you understand what is R, what development environment are available, what makes R so special and let you start programing with R as fast as possible. After this course you will be able to
- Install R
- Understand the differences between the different development environments available
- Know what RStudio is
- Know the basic datatypes of R
- Know how to proceed with your study of R
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Starting dates and application