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An introduction to R; a mathematical and statistical modelling language used extensively in data analysis and Big Data.

This 3-day course is designed for anyone planning to work with larger Big Data solutions or Machine Learning, or for those studying a vendor specific path, such as Microsoft SQL Server.

By attending this course you will learn how to write programmes using R to create effective statistical outputs and to visualize data using R’s library.



Aimed at all who wish to learn the R programming language.

Skills Gained

At the end of this course attendees will know:

  • Fundamentals of R programming language
  • R data types, containers, arrays, flow control and functions
  • R text manipulation
  • R visualisation packages
  • How to perform data exploration and analysis with R

At the end of this course attendees will be able to:

  • Write R programs for manipulating and analysing data
  • Plot graphs from data sets


  • No prior knowledge of R is assumed
  • Delegates should already be familiar with basic programming concepts such as variables, scope and functions
  • Experience of another scripting language such as Python or Perl would be an advantage


  • R: Intro
  • R: Data
  • R: Containers
  • R: Higher Dimensions
  • R: Flow
  • R: Functions
  • R: Text
  • R: Plotting
  • Data Science and Exploration in R

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