What you'll learn on this self-paced online course

Learn how to use R to manage data in a wide variety of formats, in a reproducible manner, at scale.

By the end of this course you will have gained:

  • An understanding of Basic R commands and data structures for manipulating data

  • The ability to read data from multiple formats in and out of R

  • Proficiency using loops, conditional statements, and functions to automate common data management tasks

  • Familiarity with R’s package system for extending its functionality

  • The skills to clean and manage multiple complex datasets

  • The ability to clean and manipulate textual data

  • An understanding of basic web scraping techniques, for both standard web pages and the Twitter API

  • An overview of the techniques and hardware necessary to manage large datasets efficiently

15-25 hours to learn
3 months access



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