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ELIXIR Estonia: R basics (4 days) - 3. 06; 4.06; 10.06; 11.06.2024, Tallinn, Invite only

The aim of the course is to give the participants the basics to be able to independently work in R.

General information

  • Time: 3. 06; 4.06; 10.06; 11.06.2024 9:30-16:45 EET
  • Location: Akadeemia tee 3, room SOC-408, Tallinn, Estonia
  • Fees: Free
  • Level: Beginner
  • Host: Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology; Tallinn University of Technology
  • Language: English
  • Lecturer: Indrek Seppo
  • Target audience: MSc and PhD students, employees needing to develop R programming skills

Learning objectives

After taking the course, the student will be able to:

  • work in R and RStudio
  • write functions in R
  • understand the concept of grammar of graphics and work with ggplot2
  • understand the concept of tidy data and convert data between long and wide format
  • data filtering and summarizing by groups with dplyr
  • minimum necessary understanding of RMarkdown/Quarto