This course is part of the Plateforme Biostatistique de Toulouse training session: “Initiation à LA statistique avec R”. The first session has been held on September 21-23 2020, the second on March 29-31, 2021, the third on March 14-16, 2022, and the fourth is scheduled on March 20-23, 2023.
The content of this course is basic statistics, illustrated with the programming language R. It is taught by Nathalie Vialaneix and Sandrine Laguerre. The course covers the following topics:
exploratory statistics in one and two dimensions, including plots
statistical inference and statistical tests
PCA and clustering
This page gathers information about the course and material to download.
Please, contact Nathalie Vialaneix for any question or technical settings.
For this course, the installation of R, RStudio (and ability to compile RMarkdown files) and of a few packages on your personal computer is required prior the beginning of the course (if you want to use your personal computer). The installation steps are described below.
Do not hesitate to contact me (emails preferred) in case of problem during the installation. Please describe precisely the error message (screenshot is a plus) when reporting a problem.
.deb file with
To be sure that you can compile rmarkdown files, open RStudio and click on New / RMarkdown file and then try to click on the button "knit". If all packages to knit your file are not installed, you should be prompted to install them.
... is a package name.
Special warning for INRAE users: some of the installation settings in various units of INRAE Toulouse are such that your personal R library is located on a remote folder. When not on-site, this can result in errors or delays with installed package. If you intend to follow the course from your home, carrefully check that the package loads properly (with the
library command as stated above) after a reboot of your computer.
Download the material and have it ready on your computer for the class.