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Courses running remotely, please call for in-class bookings. Our Data Analytics courses are delivered in our Melbourne offices, in workplaces across Victoria and live online by our experienced trainer and Data Scientist, Tamara Shatar.Fundamentals of R, the first course in our Data Analytics series, will give you a foundational understanding of R. Learn how to write basic syntax, understand R data types and objects, use functions and perform basic modelling and prediction. You can then build on this to develop your capability in R with our Beginner, Intermediate and Machine Learning courses.Learn to use R to perform data analysis more efficiently and start to employ the many functions which data scientists have contributed to the R library. Read our Introduction to R course outline here.
Meet your Trainer
Tamara Shatar holds a PhD in Agricultural Data Science. She has extensive experience, including many years working as a research scientist focused on data analysis, modelling using machine learning, simulation and other techniques. While working in both academia and at the CSIRO, part of her role included teaching a variety of data analysis skills. Tamara has designed our first Data Analytics Training Course, Using R, to provide beginners with the fundamental tools necessary to start using R for data analysis. She is consistently well reviewed by her students.
What is R?
R is an open source and free programming language that was developed for statistical analysis and production of high-quality graphics. It has long been popular with statisticians and academics who make up part of the large active user community behind R. This community has contributed over 15,000 packages that extend the base functionality of R, making it easy to implement a vast range of techniques for data manipulation, analysis and visualisation.
Is R compatible with Microsoft?
Microsoft have recognized the power of R and offer not only their own enhanced distribution of R, Microsoft R Open, but the ability to use R within Microsoft products and services such as Power BI, SQL Server / SQL Server Machine Learning Services and Visual Studio. Microsoft have also developed several packages for R, including the Microsoft Machine Learning Package.
Can I run R Scripts in Power BI?
Yes, our recorded webinar introduces running R Scripts in Power BI. It's worth investing the time to get comfortable with this topic and understand the possible applications for your workplace. R Scripts in Power BI
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