Stats Camp: Programming in R, Instructor: Audrey J. Leroux, Ph.D.
October 5 @ 9:00 am - October 7 @ 5:00 pm
R is a freely available, open source software platform that is growing in both popularity and capacity. Participants will learn the logic of programming along with the tools and best practices for cleaning, manipulating, and graphically displaying data for analysis. The first part of the seminar introduces the logic of R’s primary data structures and how to work with functions. The second part of the seminar covers tools and best practices for cleaning, manipulating, visualizing, and analyzing data. It also introduces the concept of reproducibility as a fundamental tenet of high-quality data analysis.