Statistics in R

Open to
All staff in the Government Statistical Service
Training category
Analytical
Type of training
Online
Length
12 hours
Organiser
GSS capability
Provider
GSS Capability
Location
Online

Description

This course covers a range of statistical methods and how to use them within R. It contains both theory, and practical examples of how to use the R language to perform a wide selection of statistical tests, explore regression and modelling, both simple regression, and more complicated generalised linear models. Prior knowledge of R is a requirement, an introductory R course can be found linked below in the Related Courses section.

Learning outcomes

By the end of the session, participants will:

  • Learn how to perform random samples and understand probability distributions within R
  • Be able to perform Exploratory Data Analysis within R
  • Understand and be able to use a wide range of statistical tests within R
  • Learn how R can be used for Linear Regression
  • Have explored model selection for performance in R
  • Understand how to perform Generalised Linear Models within R

How to book

Please contact gss.capability@statistics.gov.uk to find out more or attend this course.

Contact

Please email gss.capability@statistics.gov.uk