Introduction to R

Thursday, September 7, 2023 9:30 am - 11:30 am EDT (GMT -04:00)

In this introduction to R workshop, participants will be taught the basics of this open-source language. Topics covered in this workshop include:

  • Understanding the RStudio panels
  • Help tools
  • Importing/exporting data
  • Data management and manipulation
  • Descriptive statistics
  • Graphing with the base package
  • Installing and loading R libraries

This in-person workshop will happen at M3 3103. The workshop involves hands-on practice. Participants are required to bring their laptops/devices with R and RStudio already downloaded and installed.

Registration is free and open to all University of Waterloo faculty, staff, graduate and undergraduate students. No programming experience is assumed.