Course Details and Schedule

This one-day course will cover basic concepts in exploratory data analysis and statistical modelling using R. We will look at the standard techniques used to perform simple statistical tests and linear regression, write user-defined functions and produce well-designed publication-quality box and scatter plots.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • Obtaining and installing the R software
  • Basic R commands
  • Using the built-in R Help System
  • Importing data into R
  • Graphical display using box and scatter plots
  • Performing simple statistical tests
  • Statistical modelling using linear regression
  • Writing user-defined functions
Course information
Intended audience Anyone interested in using R for statistical analysis and graphical display.
Resources A course book must be purchased when you attend the course (included in the Cost below)
Software R 2.13.1
Format Presentation with practical exercises
Further information Lunch and refreshments are provided. The fee for this course must be paid in advance. The non-refundable portion of this fee is £15. Please see our terms and conditions for more details.
Taught using:

Course provider: IT Learning Programme

Booking normally opens 30 days before the course begins.
Commences Dates Time Sessions Cost Location Status
6th week Monday 2 June,
Monday 9 June
14:00-17:00 2 14.00 IT Services, 13 Banbury Road Booking opens May 3rd 2014 Email me when booking opens

Can't make any of these dates? Express an interest in future dates for this course.

Frequency: Every term subject to teacher availability.