Introduction to R

Course description

Your profit: The participants will be taught how to get started with R and will achieve a basic understanding how R is working. This course does not require any previous knowledge of statistics or programming.

This introductory course in R covers basic data structures and routines:

  • Assigning objects
  • Vectors, Matrices
  • Data sets
  • Basic plots (no ggplot2)
  • Basic functions

Application of statistical methods will be covered in the course Introduction to Statistics

Methods: The course consists of lessons how to use R and of hands-on examples with best-practice solutions.

Duration: 2 Days 

Language: English


  • Material for the course can be found here (only for HMGU staff).
  • Please be aware that the materials will be updated shortly before the next course.

Dates and Application: You can check the current dates and whether the courses are already fully booked here.
Please apply via the forms of the HR Development department.

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