ACENET: Introductory Programming: Unix Shell, Git, and R

Tue, May 3, 2022 12:00pm - Tue, May 24, 2022 3:30pm

Status: Completed

Using materials this workshop introduces you to the fundamentals of the Unix Shell, Version Control and R

This is a beginner level workshop series that is hands-on, covering the fundamentals of R, including data types, functions, importing, manipulating and analyzing data and data visualization as well as program design, version control, data management, and task automation. Participants will be encouraged to help one another and to apply what they have learned to their own research problems. The goal is to teach the practical knowledge needed to start programming, debugging and using R in everyday tasks. 

You do not need to have any previous knowledge of the tools that will be presented at the workshop.

You do need to have a laptop with a Mac, Linux or Windows operating system (not a tablet, Chromebook, etc) on which you have administrative privileges, as you will need to pre-load specific software packages. 

This workshop will take place on:

Tuesday, May 3rd, 12:00-3:30pm (Atlantic)

Tuesday, May 10th, 12:00-3:30pm

Tuesday, May 17th, 12:00-3:30pm

Tuesday, May 24th, 12:00-3:30pm

Joining instructions will be provided prior to the first session.

Participants must register using their institutional / organizational email address (not a personal email, ie. gmail)

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