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January 2020

Introduction to Spatial Data & Using R as a GIS – London

14th January 2020
University of Liverpool (London Campus), 33 Finsbury Square
London, EC2A 1AG United Kingdom
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This is a training and capacity building event organised by the Consumer Data Research Centre (CDRC) in conjunction with the National Centre for Research Methods (NCRM), ESRC funded research projects. In this one-day course we will explore how to use R to import, manage and process spatial data. We will also cover the process of making choropleth maps, as well as some basic spatial analysis. Finally, we will cover the use of loops to make multiple maps quickly and easily,…

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Intermediate R

23rd January 2020 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
Leeds Institute for Data Analytics, University of Leeds
Leeds, LS2 9JT United Kingdom
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This 1-day course follows on from the “Introduction to R” training run by Richard Hodgett and Emmanouil Konstantinidis to look at more advanced functions in R. Objectives To introduce attendees to more advanced capabilities within R, including the RStudio integrated development environment, including: IF statements and WHILE/FOR loops; Mark down and reporting; Building interactive web apps with Shiny; Parallelisation; Use of R on the Cloud using MS Azure.   Course Tutors Richard Hodgett started his career as an engineer, gaining experience…

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Introduction to QGIS: Understanding and Presenting Spatial Data – London

28th January 2020
University of Liverpool (London Campus), 33 Finsbury Square
London, EC2A 1AG United Kingdom
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This is a training and capacity building event organised by the Consumer Data Research Centre (CDRC) in conjunction with the National Centre for Research Methods (NCRM), ESRC funded research projects. In this one-day introductory course we will give you an overview on how GIS works, and what we can and can’t do with spatial data. We assume no prior knowledge of GIS and will explain how to get data into the GIS as well as how to produce maps using…

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February 2020

Spatial Analytics for Public Health Researchers

10th February 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Leeds Institute for Data Analytics, University of Leeds
Leeds, LS2 9JT United Kingdom

In order to register for this course, please contact Kylie Norman. This 1 day course offers an introduction to spatial analytics in a public health context. As spatial data sets get larger, more sophisticated software needs to be harnessed for their analysis. R is now a widely used open source software platform for statistical analysis and is increasingly popular for those working with spatial data thanks to its powerful analysis and visualisation packages. This course introduces the basics of how…

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