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Statistical Modelling with R

11th September 2018 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


Organised by Jumping Rivers
Presenter Dr Colin Gillespie
Date 11/09/2018
Venue Newcastle University, Herschel building, Newcastle upon Tyne
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Contact Esther Gillespie 07740285328
Description This is a one day intensive course on modelling in R. This course will be a mixture of lectures and computer practicals.

It will be assumed that participants are familiar with R. For example, inputting data, basic visualisation and data frames. Attending the introduction to R course will provide sufficient background. This course is suitable for all fields of work. Previous attendees include biologists, statisticians, accountants, engineers & students, i.e., anyone who uses a spreadsheet!


  • Basic hypothesis testing: examples include one-sample t-test, one-sample Wilcoxon signed-rank test, independent two-sample t-test, Mann-Whitney test, two-sample t-test for paired samples, Wilcoxon signed-rank test.
  • ANOVA tables: 1-way and 2-way tables.
  • Simple and multiple linear regression: including model diagnostics.
  • Clustering: hierarchical clustering, kmeans.
  • Principal components analysis: plotting and scaling data

If you are interested in this course you can also contact us directly for information about how you can study at our offices for a lower price.

For more information please go to our website at Jumpingrivers.com

Level Intermediate (some prior knowledge)
Cost £250pp
Website and registration
Region North East
Keywords Mixed Methods Data Handling and Data Analysis, ICT and Software
Related publications and presentations Mixed Methods Data Handling and Data Analysis
ICT and Software


11th September 2018
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
NINE DTP - a collaborative partnership funded by the ESRC