The open source language R is one of the best solutions for data analysis, data visualization, data mining and predictive analytics. With R, a unique standard of functionality, quality and actuality can be achieved.
The course is intended as an introduction to R and its basic functionalities. It makes it easier for participants to get started with R by getting practical tips and exercises. This basic course serves R beginners without previous knowledge as a starting point in order to use R in further individual application scenarios.
The objective of the course is to teach the participants the logic and terminology of R and to lay the foundation for working with R independently.
Table of contents:
- First steps into R
- Concept and philosophy of R
- Data structures and their properties
- Importing data
- Data management
- Data analysis with R
- For loops and control elements
- Visualizations with R
- Introduction to the leading IDE RStudio
Recommended course length: Two days