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Beginner R

If you have never opened R, do not know what R packages are, do not know how to read files into R, this workshop is for you! At the end of this workshop you will:

  • Know what R and RStudio are
  • Know what the parts of R Studio are called
  • Know how to organize R code in an R script
  • Be familiar with some R operators and functions
  • Have strategies to interpret and respond to error messages

This session combines elements of two introductory R workshops, Beginner R part 1 and Beginner R part 2

To make the most of the workshop please install R and RStudio ahead of time by following the instructions at https://ubc-library-rc.github.io/Beginner_R_Part1/content/installation.html

The workshop is 1.5 hours, followed by an optional 30 minute practice period to reinforce what you learned or consult with the instructors.


About this workshop series

Beginner R is one in a series of workshops offered by the UBC Library Research Commons. Each sesson introduces a particular task or application in R, followed by an optional 30 minute practice period with support from the instructors. The series goal is to introduce participants to data analysis and visualization tools and to encourage further self-paced exploration. Other workshops offered this term:


If you have any questions, concerns, or accessibility needs please email research.commons@ubc.ca

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This event is online. Registrants receive the link 24 hours before the event. Registration closes at the same time.
Thursday, March 28, 2024
10:00am - 11:30am
  All     Graduate  
  Data     Research Commons  
Siobhan Schenk, Jeremy Buhler
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