English workshop December 10, 2013 (FREE for QCBS members, Non-QCBS students 50$ (priority for those registered in the conference) Professional non-QCBS members 100$ (priority for those registered in the conference). Register here.
In collaboration with Montreal R User groups, we will be the official provider of introductory R workshops. Before coming to to the workshop, please have a look at the getting started with R document.
Section 1: Intro to R
- The R command line
- Using R as a calculator
- Seeking help
- Installing packages
Section 2: Data and Projects in R-Studio
- Creating a project in R-Studio
- Creating data that is appropriate for use with R
- Data formats
- Common mistakes
- Looking at your data
- Exporting data
Section 3: Publication Quality Plotting in R
- Your first (great) R plot
- Grammar of graphics
- More advanced plots
- Available plot elements and when to use them
- Saving a plot
- Fine tuning your plot
Section 4: A la Carte (time permitting) !
Check back here for slides and accompanying material for this workshop.