851321 Programming with R

Lecture and exercise
Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Offered in
Wintersemester 2020/21
Languages of instruction


The contents will be negotiated with course participants in the first week of the semester, possible topics include

* Object orientierted programming, S3, S4
* implementation of statistical models in R
* Creating R packages
* Creating high-quality graphics, programming graphics
* Multivariate statistics
* statistical and machine learning

Previous knowledge expected

R skills at level of courses 851309 "Statistics with R" or 851402 "Statistik mit R", ideally these have been taken prior to this course. R skills based on Bachelor statistics courses or "Vertiefung in statistische Methoden" are not sufficient.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

Write object-oriented programs in R, bundle functions and data sets into R packages.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.