## Course description

## About the Course

In this introductory course, you will learn about R and its ecosystem. You will learn about the evolution of R, its current capabilities & the organizations working for the development of R. You will be introduced to RStudio, a very popular IDE, the R community, and Tidyverse, a collection of R packages designed for data science.

## What will I learn?

After completing this course, you should be able to:

- Install and navigate R and RStudio
- Know how and from where to get help when you get stuck in R
- Install, load, update and remove R packages
- create simple variables
- use different data types

## Why learn R?

With over 2 million users worldwide R is rapidly becoming the leading programming language in statistics and data science. Every year, the number of R users grows by 40% and an increasing number of organizations are using it in their day-to-day activities. Leverage the power of R by completing this free R online course today!

## Who should enroll for this course?

Anyone who is interested in learning the R language.

## What are the prerequisites for this course?

- Good internet connection
- Passion to learn