SISBID: Module 1

Big Data Wrangling in R

Instructors: Andrew Jaffe and Jeff Leek

Class Schedule:

Software:

Resources:

Getting Started:

Please read this to setup your installation of R, git, and install required R packages https://github.com/SISBID/Module1/blob/gh-pages/getting_started.md

Schedule

Day Date Session Resources Description
0 2018-07-11 Background swirl Tutorials on R, in R
0 2018-07-11 Background Datacamp Tutorials on R, in the browser
1 2018-07-11 1:30PM - 3:00PM Welcome and motivation, PDF Why you’re here
1 2018-07-11 1:30PM - 3:00PM Who assessment How to see who we are
1 2018-07-11 1:30PM - 3:00PM Skills assessment, Skills Notebook How to see how good we are
1 2018-07-11 1:30PM - 3:00PM Data brainstorming How to find data
1 3:00PM - 3:30PM Break
1 2018-07-11 3:30PM - 5:00PM Rep. Research/Version Control How to reproduce analysis
2 2018-07-12 8:30AM - 10:00AM Try Git How to try git
2 2018-07-12 8:30AM - 10:00AM Install Git/Github How to install git/github
2 2018-07-12 8:30AM - 10:00AM Github lab How to practice git/github
2 10:00AM - 10:30AM Break
2 2018-07-12 10:30AM - 12:00PM Data I/O, PDF Data import and classes
2 2018-07-12 10:30AM - 12:00PM Import Lab, Import Key
2 12:00PM - 1:30PM Lunch
2 2018-07-12 1:30PM - 3:00PM Subsetting, PDF, Lab,Key How to select data
2 2018-07-12 3:30PM - 5:00PM Advanced data IO,Lab Different ways of accessing big data
3 2018-07-13 8:30AM-10:00AM Manipulation/Summarization, Reshaping
3 10:00AM - 10:30AM Break
3 2018-07-13 10:30AM - 12:00PM Cleaning data, PDF Cleaning Data
3 12:00PM - 1:30PM Lunch
3 2018-07-13 1:30PM-3:00PM Merging + Databases
3 2018-07-13 1:30PM-3:00PM Project, Key
3 3:00PM - 3:30PM Break
3 2018-07-13 3:30PM-5:00PM Big Data “Tricks”, PDF
3 2018-07-13 3:30PM-5:00PM Slides Putting it all together

Miscellaneous

Feel free to submit typos/errors/etc via the github repository associated with the class: https://github.com/SISBID/Module1

This web-page is modified from Andrew Jaffe’s Summer 2016 R course, which also has great material (some overlapping with ours).

This page was last updated on 2018-07-13 20:33:53 Eastern Time.