Statistics in R

Open to
Government analysts
Training category
Analytical, Data science
Type of training
12 hours
Data Science Campus Faculty
Data Science Campus Faculty

This course covers a range of statistical methods and how to use them in R. It contains both theory, and practical examples of how to use the R language to:

  • run a wide selection of statistical tests
  • explore regression and modelling – this includes both simple regression, and more complicated generalised linear models

Who this course is for

To enrol on this course you will need to some knowledge of the R programming language. You can access an introductory R course in the Learning Hub.

Learning outcomes

On this course you will learn:

  • how to perform random samples and understand probability distributions within R
  • how to perform Exploratory Data Analysis within R
  • how to use a wide range of statistical tests in R
  • how R can be used for Linear Regression
  • aboutmodel selection for performance in R
  •  how to perform Generalised Linear Models within R

How to book

Please use your Learning Hub account to access this course online. If you do not have a Learning Hub account, please contact


If you would like more information about this course, please email 

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