Data Visualization in R with ggplot2 - Online

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This class covers the creating visualization of data using the ggplot2 package in R. This is a flipped class and the third part of a series: Introduction to RData Wrangling in R, and Data Visualization in R. Upon registration, you will receive links to workshop materials (PowerPoint slideslecture videos, and practice exercises) that you can view on your schedule. During the class, you will learn how to solve the exercise problems. 

Upon completion, participants will be able to:

  • create various graphical summaries of data
  • describe the “grammar” of ggplot2 functions
  • build custom visualizations with ggplot2

Target Audience

R users who already have a working understanding of the basic functionality of R and working with data in R. Before taking this class, participants should be able to use R to:

  • perform simple calculations
  • identify and compare data types
  • use existing functions
  • write simple functions
  • load external packages
  • import and export data
  • merge datasets
  • transform data
  • create basic summaries of data