Universität Wien FIND

980040 TS Introduction to R (2017S)

0.00 ECTS (1.50 SWS), DoktorandInnenzentrum-Kursangebot



max. 15 Teilnehmer*innen
Sprache: Englisch




26 and 27 April 2017, 9 am till 4 pm
Location: EDV Schulungsraum 1, Campus AAKH
(Lageplan: http://www.univie.ac.at/ZID/kursraeume)


Ziele, Inhalte und Methode der Lehrveranstaltung

R is a very powerful and versatile computing environment and a tool for statistical data analysis. R is an open-source tool and it is developed by its users. The goal of this course is to provide students with enough knowledge of how R works so they can learn new techniques themselves and/or follow advanced courses taught in R.

Prerequisite knowledge:
- Basic statistical knowledge is assumed (e.g. descriptive statistics, basics of regression analysis).
- No previous knowledge of R is required.

Target group: PC-users who need a compact introduction or refresher on statistical methods and their application in R.


First session:
The R console
Expressions and Assignments
Vectors & Matrices
Simple graphs
General help options

Second session:
Data Processing
Graphics creation
Simple loops
Correlation & Linear Regression Models

Art der Leistungskontrolle und erlaubte Hilfsmittel

Mindestanforderungen und Beurteilungsmaßstab

Objective: Each participant is given through practical exercises on the PC a gradual introduction to working with the statistical program R. After explaining the statistical background, the handling of R is demonstrated using smaller sample tasks.



Zuordnung im Vorlesungsverzeichnis

Letzte Änderung: Do 05.09.2019 13:04