Course: R Programming

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R Programming



Roger Peng, Jeff Leek, and Brian Caffo



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Department of Biostatistics


In this course you will learn how to program in R and how to use R for effective data analysis. You will learn how to install and configure software necessary for a statistical programming environment, discuss generic programming language concepts as they are implemented in a high-level statistical language. The course covers practical issues in statistical computing which includes programming in R, reading data into R, accessing R packages, writing R functions, debugging, and organizing and commenting R code. Topics in statistical data analysis and optimization will provide working examples.

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This course is available as part of the Johns Hopkins Data Science Specialization on Coursera.