Are you interested in Data Analysis?
Computing for Data Analysis programming course on Coursera
The Computing for Data Analysis course aims to increase understanding of fundamental computing skills necessary for effective data analysis.
It will cover programming in R – a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics and the use of R for reading data, writing functions, making informative graphs, and applying modern statistical methods.
When? January 6 2014
Duration? 4 weeks
Workload? 3-5 hours/week,
This course will be taught in English, by Roger D. Peng from John Hopkins University
Some familiarity with programming concepts will be useful as well basic knowledge of statistical reasoning. At Johns Hopkins, this course is taken by first-year graduate students in Biostatistics.