Introduction to R

at General Assembly - Penn Quarter

Course Details
$75 8 seats
Start Date:

Fri, Mar 13, 8:30am - 11:30am

Penn Quarter
509 7th St NW 3rd Fl
At E St NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20004
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A computer will not be provided.
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Class Level: Beginner
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 20

What you'll learn in this intro to programming class:

Explore the intersection of coding and data with General Assembly. During our R-focused introductory workshop, you’ll learn to harness the power of an essential programming language for data scientists and use it to drive accurate business insights.

R is an open-source language making waves in the data science community. It is a powerful tool that makes it faster and easier to distill insights from complex data sets. If you want to level-up your analysis skills and learn a new way to process, analyze and visualize data, join us and learn the fundamentals of R.


  • Perform basic data manipulation and calculations with reproduce-able code
  • Discuss its applications in data analysis and the types of problems it can solve
  • See where R programming fits into the data workflow
  • Apply your new skills to solve a real-world problem with R


This workshop is designed for anyone who is proficient in Excel (up through Pivot Tables and VLookups or Index Match) and proficient with SQL, Python, SAS, SPSS, STATA or some other programming language.

What to bring to class: All participants must bring their own laptop. Please also install the R programming language and RStudio (Free version).

School Notes:
For students enrolling in 12 week part time and immersive classes, it is not recommended that you book more than one class simultaneously.

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If you can't make it to a class/workshop, please email us at [email protected] at least 7 days before the scheduled event date. No refunds will be given after this timeframe.


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