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11 Mar 2019
Course on Statistics and Programming with R for Biological Sciences
Porto, Portugal | 11-22 Mar 2019


CIIMAR, Porto, Portugal

11 - 22 March 2019

By Aldo Barreiro Felpeto - CIIMAR.

Price: 80 €/week (CIIMAR/UP members) 100 €/week others.

Registration: after announcement, up to fill 20 available positions.

Registration, together with the payment information, is available in the CIIMAR website, through the link that is sent with the e-mail announcing the course.

Proof of payment required to book the place (send proof to

Right after affective registration, a confirmatory e-mail will be sent.

Minimum audience required: 10 registrations 2 weeks before the course.

Important additional information:

The course will be in English.

Sessions Module I (first week) is independent from Module II (second week). Module I consist in an introduction to R language. Module II consist in learning how to work in R with the main statistical modeling frameworks. Those students without any previous background in R, are expected to attend Module I if they are planning to attend sessions 6 – 10 as well. However, those students with a fair background in R could attend only Module II.

Students will need to use their own laptops for the course.

All the information and materials necessary for the development of the course (instructions to install R and R packages, pdf with lessons content, scripts with examples and exercises, data for examples and exercises) will be made available for all the participants in the course through a link to the Open Science Framework website.

Register here 

Programme here