Visualizing and Analyzing Environmental Data with R RSTAT-400
Jan 21, 2020 - Jan 22, 2020
This course is designed for participants who wish to gain beginning to intermediate skills in using R for manipulating, visualizing and analyzing their environmental data. R is a comprehensive statistical programming language that is cooperatively developed on the Internet as an open source project. This freely available statistical package R is a powerful tool and is projected to become the most widely used statistical software.
This class is taught using real-world environmental data sets and is hands-on using instructor-led examples. It is applicable to anyone that conducts environmental monitoring or uses environmental data for research, management, or policy-making and is recommended for anyone needing to become proficient with R basics. Being proficient in R will help participants be competitive in their chosen fields.
After completing this course attendees will be able to:
Understand the uses of R for working with environmental data
Installing R and R libraries
Import and export data from a range of sources including Excel and Access
Sorting, merging, and aggregating, subsetting, and converting data
Query and display data and generate basic data summaries
Create a variety of high quality data visualization graphics
Perform common statistical tests including t-tests, ANOVA, and linear models
Develop basic scripts to automate and document procedures and analyses
Registration: Earlybird pricing for registrations $595/$545*; $645/$595* thereafter (*Reduced tuition available to employees of Native American tribes, nonprofits, and government agencies; students; and NAEP members).
For general information contact NWETC by telephone at 425-270-3274 or via e-mail at email@example.com