This course provides a quick introduction to R for those who are interested in exploring its capabilities before committing to a longer course.
Next session: Discontinued
All Staff and Students
R is a software environment for statistical computing and graphics. For biologists, R is an excellent tool for data analysis providing a great range of statistical techniques and graph plotting capabilities. The statistics course will make use of R. This course will give a gentle introduction for people without prior knowledge.
By the end of the course you should be able to:
How to use R studio
How to find online help for R
Quickly loading, exploring and plotting tabular data
About basic data structures in R (Vector, Matrix, Data Frame)