R Programming For Beginners
Back by popular demand, we are running another round of the R programming crash course!
The programming language ‘R’ is one of the two most important languages used by data scientists, statisticians as well as Predictive Analytics and Big Data Analytics practitioners. R is also regarded as one of the first data science programming language to learn.
ABOUT THE COURSE:
Designed for newcomers, the intensive full day course will cover the R ecosystem and core elements of the language, so you attain the basic skills needed to get started. Through this course, you will learn:
- Basics syntax, most popular functions/libraries in R programming
- Basic data manipulation in R
- Visualising Data
Part I. R language
· Basic Syntax
· Data Types
· Data Structures
· Arithmetic Operators
· Logical Operators
Part II Data Handling
· Input and Output
· Data Cleaning
· Make Function (Hands-on example)
· Built-in Function (Hands-on example)
Part III. Graphics
· Basic Visualization Functions
· Higher Level Package (eg ggplot2)
Who Should Attend:
Anyone keen to enter the field of Data Science. No programming background is required.
About Your Instructor
Pang Long graduated from NUS and is currently a research assistant at the NUS School of Public Health. A trained computational biologist and biostatistician, Pang Long uses R extensively for his healthcare related research.
Note: You need bring your own laptop, installation instruction will be provided after signup.