University of Colorado Denver
Department of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences
are adrift in a vast sea of
data and information. IBM estimates that data volume doubles every two
worldwide. While our
statistics courses focus on the methods needed to deal with this
wealth of information, there is
an urgent need to be able to use statistical software to carry
out the analyses on large data sets. Gone are the days when analysis
carried out with a calculator or with an Excel worksheet.
website contains resources to teach you how to install R along with
R packages, create data and upload data into R, run basic analyses and
simple plots. The focus is for a student in their first statistics
to beginning the video tutorials, I suggest you print the tutorial
guide and download the four data sets and the example script, e.g., to
desktop. I highly recommend you work along with the tutorial in your
session. Remember, you can always pause the video!
tutorial guide for learning the basics of R:
Videos: (Click on the video of
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following is a very short anonymous survey. We’ll use results to update
and expand the tutorial: click
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This work was made possible by
Faculty Development Grant through the University of Colorado Denver,