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SUMMARY:LISA Statistics Short Course: Introduction to R, Part II
DESCRIPTION:
LISA SHORT COURSES IN STATISTICS\n
LISA (Virginia
Tech's Laboratory for Interdisciplinary Statistical
Analysis) is providing a series of
evening short courses to help graduate students
use statistics in their research. The focus
of these two-hour courses is on teaching practical
statistical techniques for analyzing
or collecting data. See www.lisa.stat.vt.edu/?q=short_courses
for instructions on how to
REGISTER and to learn more.\n
\n
Summer 2012 Schedule:\n
June
11 & 18: Introduction to JMP;\n
June
21: Explore JMP Capabilities in Design
of Experiments;\n
June 25: Structural Equation
Modeling (SEM);\n
July 16: Designing Surveys
and Interpreting the Results*;\n
July 17: Introduction
to R, Part I;\n
July 19: Introduction
to R, Part II;\n
July 23 & 26: Fixed Effects,
Random Effects, and Correlated Data;\n
*This
course will be held in Fralin Auditorium, all
other courses are in 3060 Torgersen Hall.\n
\n
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Thursday,
July 19;\n
Instructor: Andy Hoegh;\n
Title:
Introduction to R, Part II;\n
Course
Information:\n
R is a free computing and graphical
software/environment for statistical analysis.
Part II of this short course consists
of 2 sections:\n
- Section 3 introduces statistical
analysis in R, including t-tests, ANOVA,
linear regression, nonparametric tests, and
logistic regression.\n
- Section 4 contains
advanced R programming concepts such as writing
functions, data simulation, and the statistical
bootstrap. \n
\n
Note: experience using R
or attending Part I of this series is suggested
but not required for Part II.\n
\n
R can be
downloaded here: http://www.r-project.org/\n
RStudio can be downloaded here: http://rstudio.org/download/desktop\n
\n
Follow
us on Facebook
(www.facebook.com/Statistical.collaboration)
or Twitter (www.twitter.com/LISA_VT) to be
the first to know about LISA events!\n\n
Price: Free\n
Contact: Tonya Pruitt\n
Phone: 540-231-8354\n
E-Mail:: lisa@vt.edu\n
for more info visit the web at:\n
http://www.lisa.stat.vt.edu/?q=short_courses\n
LOCATION:3060 Torgersen Hall
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