R is a simple programming language for statistical computing. Due to its flexibility and the large variety of statistical functions available in R. it is a popular alternative for programs like SPSS. However, for a beginner mastering R can be rather difficult. This course helps the student to become familiar with the basics of R. After the course the student will be able to write short programs in R for basic statistical analyses and for plotting publication-quality figures.
Date: Sep 15-16, 2014
Program: See course website.
Course website: http://www.bioinformaticslaboratory.nl/foswiki/bin/view/BioLab/ComputinginR