Course Details

University Certificate of Study
6 ECTS @ NFQ level 9
Faculty: Science and Engineering
Course Type: Professional/Flexible
Fees: For Information on Fees, see section below.


Name: Sharon Barrett

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Brief Description

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Module Description

Module Code

NFQ Level

ECTS Credits

Start Date

Data Analytics with R   MA5021 9 6 January 2023  €1,250 

100% online - Data Analytics with R This module will cover an introduction to programming in R and RStudio for data analytics assuming no prior experience. The module will cover data wrangling, data visualisation, summarising data, and simple statistical modelling in R. Students will learn about reproducible research, coding and analytics practices, and be given an introductory overview of RShiny dashboards.

Applicants are normally expected to hold a primary honours degree in a cognate discipline, (minimum H2.2), or equivalent and have at least 5 years of relevant industrial experience. 

The fees for this module are €1,250

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