Zurich, Feb 2013 - Basic R Course

Rmetrics and the Econophysics Group at ITP/ETHZ offer a basic R course for students from ETH Zurich and the University of Zurich.
The course is composed of lectures, examples and lab sessions. More details can be found in our flyer.

Course Topics:

Day I:
Introduction to the R Environment
Getting started with R and RStudio
Data Structures in R
Simple R Programming
Statistics with R

Day II:
Introduction to R Graphics
Plotting Functions in R
Graphics Devices and Graphics Formats
High- and Low-Level Plotting

Course Audience:

The required level of programming background is kept to a minimum. The course is well suited to beginners in statistical and financial analysis who want to get to grips with the R programming language.


Time and Date:
Thursday, 21 February 2013: 18:15 - 21:00
Thursday, 28 February 2013: 18:15 - 21:00


ETH Zurich, Main Building (HG D3.3)

Mandatory Registration:

Please register by e-mail: courses@rmetrics.org