Detailed information about the course

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Title

An Introduction to R

Dates

14., 15. and 24. of September

Organizer(s)

Dr Pauline Fritsch
Coordinator Doctoral Program in
Organismal Biology
University of Neuchâtel

Speakers

Dr Jan Wunder, Wunder Consulting Wald, CH

Dr. Tina Cornioley, ETH Zürich

Description

 

"This course provides an elementary-level introduction into the R environment covering the following topics:

 

(1) Object-oriented programming & command line interface

 

(2) Work environment & data import/export,

 

(3) Data structures

 

(4) Data exploration

 

(5) Data visualisation

 

(6) Basic hypothesis testing

 

(7) R Programming

 

The attendees will practice their newly learned skills using exercises on the computer. Participants could also bring their own data sets for a first exploratory round.

 

Please bring your laptop to the course with the last version of the R software (https://www.r-project.org/) and R Studio (rstudio.com) installed."

 

Location

Lausanne

Evaluation

ECTS: 2.0 (Research tools)

Information

Dates: 14, 15 & 24 September 2020 (3 days)

Schedule: 9:00-12:00 and 13:30-17:00

Location: la salle Cubotron III (https://planete.unil.ch/plan/?local=CUB-233 )

ECTS: 2.0 (Research tools)

Expenses

Registration fee: Free for PhD students enrolled into CUSO Program

Meals: The doctoral program does not reimburse meal expenses

Travel expenses: For participants of the CUSO programs, 2nd class, half-fare tickets to Lausanne University will be reimbursed. Please contact microbiologie@cuso.ch for reimbursement.

Places

16

Deadline for registration 30.08.2020
Contact

microbiologie@cuso.ch

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