Types of plots in R

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This module looks at how to plot data in R. It builds on the knowledge you have learned in the previous modules to show you how to use R to interpret your data.  

Learning Objectives 

The objectives of this module are to provide you with an understanding of: 

  • How to create a basic plot in R  
  • Various types of plots in R 
  • The different graphical parameters of plots in R  
  • How to layer a plot in R 

Intended Audience 

Aimed at all who wish to learn the R programming language. 

Pre-requisites

No prior knowledge of R is assumed. Delegates should already be familiar with basic programming concepts such as variables, scope, and functions. Experience of another scripting language such as Python or Perl would be an advantage. Understanding mathematical concepts will be beneficial. 

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Kunal has worked with data for most of his career, ranging from diffusion markov chain processes to migrating reporting platforms.  

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