Introduction to Programming with R

Fri, 29/09/2017 - 09:30 to 16:30

R is quickly gaining popularity as a programming language of choice for statisticians, data scientists and researchers.

In this live coding workshop you will learn:

  • Programming concepts and techniques.
  • Basic syntax, control structures and data types in R.
  • How to load external data into R.
  • Ways to visualise data.
  • How to use factors for category data.
  • Best practices for writing code in R.

Additional courses: are being offered by UNSW throughout the year and course overviews are available on the eResearch Training Resources website.

UNSW researchers are also permitted to attend Intersect-run courses at any of the Intersect member institutions. If you would like to run a dedicated course offered by Intersect for your team please contact DVR Infrastructure at

Registration closing date

Event details

Seat availability


Wallace Wurth Computer Lab G16-17 (map ref C27).

Key contact

Dr Jacky Cho
9385 5600

Upcoming events

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