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Introduction to Importing Data in R

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Duration

3 hours

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Delivery Method

Online

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Limited Access

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Accessibility

Mobile, Desktop, Laptop

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Language

English

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Subtitles

English

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Level

Beginner

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Teaching Type

Self Paced

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Video Content

3 hours

Course Description

Importing data into R is the easiest way to start your analysis. Data can come in many formats. These formats include text files, statistical software files, as well as databases or HTML data. Before you begin the actual analysis, it is crucial to choose the right approach. This course will show you how to read text files and.csv files using R. Next you will learn about data.table and reader packages which allow you to import flat file data quickly and efficiently. Next, you will learn how to open.xls file using readxl and gdata in R.

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Hands-On Training,Instructor-Moderated Discussions

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Prerequisites/Requirements

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Introduction to R

What You Will Learn

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In this course, you’ll start by learning how to read .csv and text files in R

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You will then cover the readr and data.table packages to easily and efficiently import flat file data

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You will learn how to read .xls files in R using readxl and gdata

Course Instructors

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Filip Schouwenaars

Data Science Instructor at DataCamp

Filip is the passionate developer behind several of DataCamp's interactive courses, covering both R and Python. Under the motto 'Eat your own dog food', he has used the techniques DataCamp teaches it...

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