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DSD: Data manipulation in R with Rstudio
Course Description:

Boost your data analytics workflow with better data manipulation. Get to grips with tidyverse pipelines to increase both productivity and readability of code.

The session involves an introduction to dplyr, an R package authored by Hadley Wickham to assist R users in manipulating tidy data.

This is a two hour on-line workshop using Microsoft Teams.


Basic knowledge of working with datasets in R is essential.


Once you have enrolled, please check that you have received a confirmation email from MyLearning. You will also receive an email with a joining link at least one day before the session.

Courses start on the hour but please join during the 5 minutes prior to this to download resources and test out your connection/audio.

For more details on how to book, cancel and join sessions please visit our practical course information page.

At the end of this course you will be able to:
  • explain the concept of tidy data;
  • describe the use of a data pipe;
  • use a variety of dplyr verbs.
Intended Audience:
This course is aimed at those who are already familiar with R but wish to learn efficient techniques for data manipulation.
Target Audience: All
Course Contact: Digital Skills Development isd-digiskills@ucl.ac.uk
Further Information: https://www.ucl.ac.uk/isd/services/learning-teaching/learning-teaching-services/digital-skills-development/digital-skills
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