A deep dive into R Markdown


Date
Event
Location
Room 104, Stuart Hall, Chicago, IL

Overview

  • Review the importance of reproducibility in scientific research
  • Identify the major components of R Markdown
  • Define knitr chunks
  • Implement chunk options to customize output
  • Practice different R Markdown formats
  • Distinguish between R scripts (.R) and R Markdown documents (.Rmd)

Before class

  • Read chapters 27-29 in R for Data Science for more on R Markdown and document formats
  • Review chapter 6 in R for Data Science for more info on scripts

Class materials

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Benjamin Soltoff
Assistant Instructional Professor in Computational Social Science