Workshop: Introduction to R
R is a free and extremely powerful language and software environment for statistical computing, data analysis, and graphics. This workshop will briefly introduce some of the basics of R including importing data, data manipulation, basic visualisations and the flexibility of R. The workshop will use a tidyverse approach including R markdown and ggplot.
Each participant is welcome to bring their own laptop with R installed.
Dr Alethea Rea
The University of Western Australia
Alethea is a Research Fellow in the Centre for Applied Statistics at UWA. Her role involves supporting researchers and professionals by carrying out statistical analysis and providing advice. She also teaches topics such as R and Data Visualisation. Prior to joining UWA Alethea worked for Deloitte, Synergy and Data Analysis Australia and holds a PhD from the University of Auckland, New Zealand.