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Introduction to Statistics with R

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University of Limerick

Department of Mathematics and Statistics

University of Limerick

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Introduction to Statistics with R

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MACSI is Ireland’s foremost industrial and applied mathematical sciences research group and hosts the SFI Centre for Research Training in Foundations of Data Science.

In response to our industry partners needs MACSI have developed a bespoke series of introduction workshops for industry employees interested in developing data skills.

The first such course “Introduction to Statistics with R” will take place in March 2020

R is a programming language focused on statistical and graphical analysis. It is therefore commonly used in statistical inference, data analysis and Machine Learning. R is currently one of the most requested programming language in the Data Science job market

Course outline

  • Introduction to experimental design
  • Data collection

sampling and bias;

data input,

data wrangling;

data visualisation;

data summaries

  • Introduction to probability;

normal distribution;

confidence intervals;

hypothesis testing;

effect sizes;

sample size calculation.

  • Introduction to predictive modelling,

correlation and regression analysis;

introduction to time-series analysis.

The courses is designed and delivered by academics with extensive knowledge of the needs of industry

Members of the SFI CRT in Foundations of Data Science Enterprise Alliance can avail of this training for free as part of the 25-day training days. Spaces are strictly limited Contact CRT Programme Manager Janet Clifford for more info.

Members of Science Foundation Ireland Centres SSPC, Confirm, and Insight and EI Technology Centre PMTC qualify for a 50% discount. Contact Centre business development contact for your discount code.

Follow on courses in 2020 include:

  • Workshop 2: Advanced linear models
  • Workshop 3: Design of experiments
  • Workshop 4: Multivariate analysis

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