Introduction to R



Organised by:

University of Liverpool


Dr Anna Auer-Fowler


Entry (no or almost no prior knowledge)


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Venue: Online


R is a language and environment for statistical computing and graphics. It is available as free software and compiles and runs on Windows, MacOS, and a wide variety of UNIX platforms and similar systems. This half-day course includes lectures and computer practicals, and aims to give its delegates experience of using the software.


What will delegates learn?
By the end of this course delegates will have an understanding of:

  • How to use command line to run code
  • Various functions to read in, summarise and analyse data
  • How to get help within R


What does the course cover?

  • Data structure
  • Reading data into R
  • Summarising data via graphs and hypothesis tests
  • Logistic regression
  • Help commands and finding further assistance


1-day Course Price: £100 for external applicants, £50 for UoL/LSTM Staff, £25 for UoL/LSTM Students.

Website and registration:


North West


Frameworks for Research and Research Designs, Data Collection, Online Data Collection , ICT and Software, R, Qualitative Software

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