This course is an introduction to the R Statistical language. This course is intended for individuals with no previous experience of R. This course includes practicals and demonstrations to give participants hands-on experience of using R. You will learn to perform. The course will cover basic data manipulation, importing external data, descriptive analysis, visualizations and performing statistical data analysis. Certificate of attendance will be issued to participants. Course Requirement: You will need a computer and install R-Studio (free open source software) before attending the course. Course content: Familiarize with the RStudio interface, Basic R operations and functions, Loading packages and importing external data, Introduction to data manipulation with packages - dplyr, Introduction to data visualization – base R and ggplot2, regression Simple linear regression functions and summary statistics.

  • Date: 30/09/2021 09:00 - 01/10/2021 12:00
  • Location Online Event

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  • Feel more familiar with the R interface and language
  • Read existing datasets into R or create new ones
  • Edit and save changes in existing data
  • Summarize, graphically display data and linear regression modeling

Date: 30 September and 01 October 2021 (3 hours/day – Online Zoom Meeting).

Registration Fee: R1000.00 for students and R1500.00 non-students (Submit proof of payment to before 24 September 2021).

Course Conveyers:     

Ms  Muluvhahothe M.M. (Ph. Cand. Zoology)

Dr. Ramulifho P.A. (SACNASP Registered)