This workshop is designed to help students learn modern data science workflows using R and RStudio. We’ll focus on how to import, tidy, transform, and visualize data in preparation for analysis. We’ll also cover how to create reproducible reports and Shiny apps based on your data. There are no prerequisites.

The workshop will take place in Trent 040 on Thursdays from 7:15-8:15am. Donuts and coffee will be provided. Interested students should use this form to register. Space is limited and priority will be given to MSc in Global Health students.


Week Date Topic
1 Sep 7 Workflows
2 Sep 14 Import
3 Sep 21 Tidy
4 Sep 28 Transform
5 Oct 12 Functions
6 Oct 19 Visualize
7 Oct 26 Model
8 Nov 2 RMarkdown
9 Nov 9 Shiny
10 Nov 16 Putting it all together



Image: Garrett Grolemund and Hadley Wickham in R for Data Science