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R Programming

This course gives you tools for a professional statistician to work with data analysis, machine learning and applications in artificial intelligence. In the course, you will learn, among other things, to write and organize R programs, to perform statistical calculations and simulations using R packages, and to improve R program code.

Statistical programming skills are required when working with data analysis, machine learning and with AI applications. R is nowadays a standard tool for professional statisticians working in data science as well as for many researchers. This course gives you programming skills in the programming language R.

In this course you will learn basic programming concepts such as data structures, functions and objects, strings, conditional statements, iterations. You will also learn methods for code performance optimization and debugging and to develop your own R packages. The course also provides an introduction to object-oriented programming and parallel programming.