R - An Introduction

Target Group

Students who want to develop skills in managing scientific data using the statistical software R.



  • R basics (setting up and working with the statistical package R)
  • Data wrangling (importing, organizing, and modifying data sets)
  • Data visualization (plotting and visualizing data with different types of graphs)



This course will introduce students to tools and instruments necessary for managing scientific data. Thereby, the students develop and/or expand their analytical skill sets, among them the ability

  • to operate the statistical package “R”.
  • to import, organize, modify, and statistically analyze data.
  • to generate graphs that visualize data in meaningful ways.
Short Facts
  • Date: 07. – 19.02.2023 (self paced learning); 13.02.2023, 12.30 - 02.00 pm (MCI Webinar)
  • Format: Online - MCI Webinar & Online Course, 15 TU
  • Costs: EUR 30,-
  • Lecturer: Thomas Stöckl, Peter Schwazer
  • Group size: Max. 40 participants
  • Methodology: Self-paced and task-driven learning activities
  • Language: English
  • Badge: Data Science | Basics
  • Venue: Online Classroom

Registration for this career event starts on September 20, 2022!

Online Registration

Online Registration Badges

Students who participate in a Badge program are kindly asked to register for this career event only via:

Wir nutzen Cookies auf unserer Website. Einige von ihnen sind essenziell für den Betrieb der Seite, während andere uns helfen, diese Website und die Nutzererfahrung zu verbessern (Tracking Cookies). Sie können selbst entscheiden, ob Sie die Cookies zulassen möchten. Bitte beachten Sie, dass bei einer Ablehnung womöglich nicht mehr alle Funktionalitäten der Seite zur Verfügung stehen.