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Preparing postgraduates with required R skills ahead of class

Preparing postgraduates with required R skills ahead of class

The University of Mannheim used SAGE Campus’ Introduction to R for Social Scientists online course to prepare students with the required R programming skills ahead of their IPSDS course. Read about their experience in this case study.

Why universities are switching to R for teaching social science

Why universities are switching to R for teaching social science

Higher education institutions traditionally used SPSS when teaching social science. But there’s a shift toward R; a programming language and free software environment for statistical computing and graphics. Find out the top reasons why your institution should switch to R.