Compact Course R

For all professionals working in hospitals and doing medical research, who are seeking for profound statistical knowledge by applying R, and who would like to consolidate their empirical skills, respectively.

Learning objectives

  • To learn how to process data in R
  • To acquire basic skills of creating graphics in R
  • To learn how to handle simple statistical functions
  • To learn the basic aspects of programming in R
  • To be able to use the knowledge acquired for purposes of one’s own project

Contents

This two day compact course provides the essential skills to perform your own data-analyses with R. The participant will be introduced to the R statistical package and to its extensions in particular. Central techniques in dealing with data, their transformations and modifications will be mediated, as well as the basics about statistical analysis, and the creation of graphics in R. Furthermore the usage of functions will be addressed. A case study will complete the event.

Agenda

  • Fundamentals of R
  • Data types in R
  • Input, storage, import and export of data/data records
  • Querying of data and management of sub-data sets, subscripts, sub-sets etc.
  • Transformation and manipulations (recording, missing values, merging)
  • Summary (str (), summary ( ), table ())
  • Dealing with missing values
  • Basic statistical commands: Location and scattering parameters, parameters of the higher order
  • Simple statistical functions: tapply, sapply and lapply
  • Fundamental statistical tests in R
  • Basics of graphic creation in R
  • The plot-function in the basic package
  • Symbols, colors, sizes, legends, lines etc.
  • Basics of programming in R
  • Case study

Prerequisites:  Basic statistical knowledge is an added advantage.

Compact Course R

Compact knowledge. Safe application.

Dates

Schedules: Dates upon request

Course duration: 2 days (09:30-16:00)

Venue: Wiesbaden (How To Get There)

Course charges: € 890 (per person, plus 19% VAT)

Agenda

  • Fundamentals of R
  • Data types in R
  • Input, storage, import and export of data/data records
  • Querying of data and management of sub-data sets, subscripts, sub-sets etc.
  • Transformation and manipulations (recording, missing values, merging)
  • Summary (str (), summary ( ), table ())
  • Dealing with missing values
  • Basic statistical commands: Location and scattering parameters, parameters of the higher order
  • Simple statistical functions: tapply, sapply and lapply
  • Fundamental statistical tests in R
  • Basics of graphic creation in R
  • The plot-function in the basic package
  • Symbols, colors, sizes, legends, lines etc.
  • Basics of programming in R
  • Case study

Your benefits

  • Practical compact knowledge of the method
  • Practical exercises on sample data sets and/or one's own data
  • Learning in small groups in an open atmosphere
  • Sufficient time for dealing with individual questions

We provide you with

Training computer installed with current software; all necessary course documents; full board during the training, incl. drinks, (delicious coffee and tea; drinking water), the best selection of candy as well as a rich lunch.

Do you still have questions?

We shall be glad to assist you further!

Tel.: +49 (0)611 531 500 91

E-Mail: training@masem.de

 

Time table for this and all other training sessions can be found in the training calendar

Compact Course R

Tailor made for your team.

We shall be glad to undertake the carrying out of this course directly at your company premises.

masem training has for a couple of years now been specialising in statistics-related training. Our tutors are IBM SPSS-certified professionals among others, and have experience in both the conduct of in-house seminars and in the project-related coaching in all core areas of statistical methods. All contents of the inhouse seminars are customized to individual needs and delivered to specific target groups. Intensive support makes it possible for the participants to implement their knowledge within the shortest time.

We attach importance to sustainable knowledge transfer and we assist our customers as reliable partners in challenging areas of statistics.

Inhouse seminars are feasible starting with 2 interested people.

Dates

Seminar duration (recommended): 2 days

Seminar charges: € 1’495 (per day, plus 19% VAT)

Lending charges for training notebook (on request): € 35 (per day, per training computer)

Agenda

  • Fundamentals of R
  • Data types in R
  • Input, storage, import and export of data/data records
  • Querying of data and management of sub-data sets, subscripts, sub-sets etc.
  • Transformation and manipulations (recording, missing values, merging)
  • Summary (str (), summary ( ), table ())
  • Dealing with missing values
  • Basic statistical commands: Location and scattering parameters, parameters of the higher order
  • Simple statistical functions: tapply, sapply and lapply
  • Fundamental statistical tests in R
  • Basics of graphic creation in R
  • The plot-function in the basic package
  • Symbols, colors, sizes, legends, lines etc.
  • Basics of programming in R
  • Case study

Your advantages at a glance

  • No transport costs
  • Flexible times (even afternoons/if need be even weekends are possible)
  • Individually tailored contents
  • Work on one’s own data
  • Follow-up support

Are you interested in an inhouse seminar?

We shall be glad to extend a personal offer to you.

Call us on: Tel. +49 (0)611 531 500 91

Compact Course R

We shall make you fit.

Deal with this topic intensively!

We shall be glad to assist you further and we shall develop a coaching program specifically tailored to your needs. A well-founded overview, refresher training or special consultation - we shall make you fit in the shortest time possible.

You will discuss your objectives, demands as well as the scope of the coaching with an experienced tutor. Personal or long-distance coaching (by Telephone, E-Mail, Skype) can be arranged.

  • Individual concept
  • Flexible knowledge transfer
  • Transparent billing

 

The coaching can be carried out by a junior or senior tutor , and in so doing we attach importance to total transparency – only services which were booked by the customer are billed.

We shall be glad to be of help to you!

Our contact details:

Tel.: +49 (0)611 98 895 61

E-Mail: training@masem.de