ISSR Methodology Workshops | Data Management in R (Online)

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Thursday, April 9, 2020 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm
E20 Machmer Hall | UMass Amherst

Instructor: Hsin Fei Tu

This workshop will be offered online. The instructor will contact you with further information. 


This workshop will introduce a handful number of routines and functions in data management. Special attention is devoted to the process of manipulating, sorting, summarizing, and reshaping datasets into a tidy form. Moreover, the workshop will  introduce time data-types and its use to expand datasets or create variables, as well as identify the errors and create IDs in R. 

Learning Objectives:

By the end of this workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Manipulate and re-shape datasets .
  • Handle the time dimension of datasets:.
  • Identify and correct errors in datasets.