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Introduction to R Programming

May 24, 2021 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Zoom

May 24 & 25This two-day training course will help you to learn the practical aspects of the R programming language. Hands-on labs will allow attendees to immediately apply their theoretical knowledge in practice. R has various packages covering a wide range of topics such as econometrics, finance, and time series. R has best-in-class tools for visualization, reporting, and interactivity, which are as important to business as they are to science. R is well-suited for scientists, engineers, and business professionals.

Course Topics Include:

  • What is R?
  • Introduction to Functional Programming with R
  • Managing Your Environment
  • R-Type System & Structures
  • Extending R
  • Read-Write & Import-Export Operations in R
  • Statistical Computing Features in R
  • Data Manipulation & Transformation in R
  • Data Visualization in R
  • Using R Efficiently
  • Lab Exercises

University IT Technology Training classes are only available to Stanford University staff, faculty, students and Stanford Hospitals & Clinics employees. A valid SUNet ID is needed in order to enroll in a class.

Event Sponsor: 
University IT Technology Training
Contact Email: 
techtraining@stanford.edu
Contact Phone: 
650-723-4391