28 July 2018
Introduction to Statistics in R
R is a popular statistical software program, which is very widely
employed in social science. The course will teach you how to use R to
perform several basic data processing and statistical procedures, which
are typical in political and social science research. Specific topics that
will be covered include (a) the basics of R programming language, (b)
how to use R for data management and preprocessing, (c) how to use
R for conducting simple statistical tests, and (d) introduction to data
visualization in R.
Boris Sokolov, Higher School of Economics, Candidate of Science in
Boris Sokolov is a research fellow at the Laboratory for Comparative
Social Research and lecturer in the Department of Sociology, St.
Petersburg School of Social Scie
Master and PhD students in international relations, political science,
Understand the core concepts of programming in R;
Be able to use R software for data management;
Be able to use R software for conducting basic statistical tests;
Be able to use R software for data visualization and creation of
USD 100: The course fee is USD 100 or RUR 6000
RUB 6000: The course fee is USD 100 or RUR 6000
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