Methodological Training: “Introduction to R for Data Analysis”

Methodological Training: “Introduction to R for Data Analysis”

Dates: 14/03/2018 - 16/03/2018 / 12:00 AM
Location: Aleq Manukyan 1, YSU library building, 6th floor, room 602
Methodological Training: “Introduction to R for Data Analysis”

Date & Time:                    March
14 and 16, 2018, 09:30-13:30

Location:                          Room 602, 6th floor, YSU Library
building, 1 Alex Manoogian street

Language:                        Armenian



training course aims to introduce R statistical programming language for Data
Analysts. By the end of the course, participants are expected to be comfortable
with reading, manipulating and transforming datasets in R, conduct descriptive
analytics, create visualizations and perform statistical modeling. It will
consist of two-day interactive sessions with a closing check-up test in the

Day 1: Working
with data in R

  • Introduction and overview
  • Data types and structures
  • Reading and writing data with R
  • Data manipulation and transformation


Day 2: Statistical
modeling in R

  • Descriptive analytics and visualization
  • Testing and inference
  • Regression and classification analysis
  • Check-up test



The training course is addressed to PhD
students, junior researchers and young professionals who are interested in
applying statistical software for their research purposes. Preliminary
statistical skills are preferred but not required.



Davtyan, PhD is an Assistant Professor of Data Science and Business Analytics
at the American University of Armenia. He has developed and is teaching courses
on Business Analytics, Business Intelligence and Data Scraping. Mr. Davtyan is
also providing consultancy on Statistics and conducts research on the
applications of Machine Learning in Business and Economics.






 To participate please fill in this form until 11 March, 23:59.
Selected applicants will be notified via e-mail.