Topic outline

  • First Steps with R in Life Sciences

    Basel, 16-17 April 2020

    Streamed from Basel

    This page is addressed to registered participants. To access course description and application form, please click here.

    For any assistance, please contact training@sib.swiss.


  • Schedule

    Day 1 (9h-17h):

    • Formatting your data
    • What is R ? Advantages and drawbacks
    • Getting familiar with R and RStudio environments
    • Getting started with R syntax and objects
    • Importing and exporting data with R

    Day 2 (9h-17h):

    • Building graphics with base R
    • ( Practicing statistics hypothesis testing and simple linear regression in R ) if time allows

    Examples and exercises are integrated in the chapters.

    • Software install

      Technical A Wi-Fi enabled laptop with latest R and RStudio versions installed.