Introduction to Programming in R

Learn the fundamental concepts and syntax of R.


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  • Motivating examples of R
  • A tour of the RStudio interface
  • R fundamentals
  • Data types
  • Working with data frames
  • Logical expressions and subsetting
  • Control flow
  • Writing functions
  • Overview of the Tidyverse ecosystem
  • The pipe operator %>%
  • Importing Excel spreadsheets with readxl

About your instructor

Jeroen Janssens
Principal Instructor, Data Science Workshops

Jeroen is an RStudio Certified Instructor who enjoys visualizing data, building machine learning models, and automating things using either Python, R, or Bash. Previously, he was an assistant professor at Jheronimus Academy of Data Science and a data scientist at Elsevier in Amsterdam and various startups in New York City. He is the author of Data Science at the Command Line. Jeroen holds a PhD in machine learning from Tilburg University and an MSc in artificial intelligence from Maastricht University.


We’ve previously delivered this workshop at:

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