Introduction to R and RStudio


  • Use RStudio to write and run R programs.
  • Create and start an R-project
  • Use install.packages() to install packages (libraries).
  • Use the here package to access project files

Visualisation with ggplot2Setting valuesGeometrical objects


  • Read data into R
  • Use ggplot2 to create different types of plots
  1. Click the data name in the Environment, and the data opens as a tab in the scripts pane.
  2. Click the little arrow next to the data name in the Evironment, and you’ll see a short preview of the data.
  3. Type penguins in the R console, and a preview will be shown of the data.

Subsetting data with dplyrWrap-up


  • Subsetting rows and columns
  • Using tidyselectors
  • Understanding logical operations

Data sorting and pipes dplyrWrap-up


Data visualisation and scalesPiping into ggplotAdding colourChanging colourChanging the overall lookWrap up


Data manipulation with dplyrAdding new variables,Wrap up


Reshaping data with tidyrCreating longer dataWrap up


Data summaries with dplyrMotivation


Complex data pipelinesMotivation


Data manipulation across columns