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R 1: Introduction to R

R 1: Introduction to R

This workshop is the first of a two-part series on R. R is a statistical software package that is rapidly being adopted both in academia and industry for analysis. R is widely used by scientists throughout the social and physical sciences for analysis of quantitative data ranging from simple descriptive analysis to complex statistical modeling.

Please note: This workshop completes all analysis using code. No previous knowledge of coding is required.

Workshop Topics:

  • Downloading packages
  • Opening data
  • Frequency distributions
  • Analysis: summary statistics

Prerequisites: None.

NOTE:

  • This is the first workshop in a two-part series (R 2 is the second).
  • R is a free program. Please feel free to download R and bring in your own laptop if you prefer to work on your own machine.
  • This workshop is for the Windows version of R.
  • Please read our Workshops ~ Etiquette & Policies page for pertinent information to your workshop attendance.

Presenter: Raeda Anderson, Ph.D., Quantitative Data Specialist and member of the Library's Research Data Services Team

 

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Date:
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
Time:
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Location:
Classroom 2
Campus:
Downtown Campus Library
Categories:
  Data Services Workshops     Faculty Workshops     Graduate Workshops  

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Raeda Anderson

Assistant Professor and Quantitative Data Specialist

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