Course Introduction to R language
INTRODUCTION TO R LANGUAGE
23-30 Jul 2021
Session 1. 10:00 – 14:00 h, 26 July 2021
1.1 History of R. Features of R as a programming language. Advantages and disadvantages of using R
1.2 Graphical users’ interfaces
Session 2. 10:00 – 14:00 h 27 July 2021
2.2 Indexing vectors, matrices, arrays, lists and data frames
2.4 Loops and the family of functions “apply”
Session 3. 10:00 – 14:00 h 28 July 2021
3.1 Conditional statements
3.3 Importing and exporting data
Session 4. 10:00 – 14:00 h 29 July 2021
4.1 Introduction to tidyr, Rmarckdown and R notebook
4.2 Basic R graphics packages
4.3 Construction of basic plots I
4.4 Construction of basic plots II
Session 5. 10:00 – 14:00 h 30 July 2021
5.2 ggplot2 package I
5.3 ggplot2 package II
Docent: Aldo Barreiro Felpeto. CIIMAR.
Price: 200 € (150 € for CIIMAR/UP members)
Registration: after announcement, up to fill 25 available positions.
Registration, together with the payment information, is available through
Proof of payment required to book the place (send proof to firstname.lastname@example.org).
After sending the proof of payment, a confirmatory e-mail for the registration will be sent.
- All the course will be taught through a zoom platform.
- The course will be taught in English.
- No previous background with R is needed.
- All the information and materials necessary for the development of the course (instructions to
install R and R packages, pdf with lessons content, scripts with examples and exercises, data for
examples and exercises) will be made available for all the participants in the course through a link
to the Open Science Framework platform.
More about the course available here.