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Data Scientist with R

Learn how to use R for data science, from data manipulation to machine learning, and gain the career-building R skills you need to succeed as a data scientist. As you progress through the courses in this track, you’ll explore how learning data science with R can help you to import, clean, manipulate, and visualize data. R is a versatile language for any aspiring data professional or researcher, and by learning the integral skills, you’ll develop a solid foundation for your data science journey. Through interactive exercises, you’ll get hands-on with some of the most popular R packages, including tidyverse packages like ggplot2, dplyr, and readr. You’ll work with real-world datasets as you write your own functions and learn foundational statistical and machine learning techniques. Start this track, grow your R programming and data science skills, and begin your journey to becoming a confident data scientist.

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Introduction to R

Master the basics of data analysis in R, including vectors, lists, and data frames, and practice R with real data sets.

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