Search our courses
Training

Applied Data Visualization with R training course and GGPLOT2 is an open-source package for the R programming language that employs the concept of the Grammar of Graphics to help users build complex and aesthetic visualizations.This course begins by introducing you to basic concepts, such as the Grammar of Graphics and geometric objects. It then goes on to explain these concepts in detail with examples. Once you are comfortable with basics, you can learn all about the advanced plotting techniques, such as box plots and density plots. With this course, you can transform data into useful material and make data analysis interesting and fun.This course perfectly balances theory and exercises. It contains multiple activities that use real-life business scenarios for you to practice and apply your new skills in a highly relevant context. As you read through the course, you'll find helpful tips and tricks that make it interesting to learn ggplot2.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Set up the R environment, RStudio, and explain structure of ggplot2
  • Distinguish types of variables and use best practices to visualize them
  • Change visualization defaults to reveal more information about data
  • Implement the Grammar of Graphics in ggplot2 such as scales and faceting
  • Build complex, aesthetic visualizations with ggplot2 analysis methods
  • Logically and systematically explore complex relationships
  • Compare variables in a single visual, with advanced plotting methods

Applied Data Visualization with R

Course Code

GTDDVR

Duration

1 Day

Course Fee

POA

Accreditation

N/A

Target Audience

  • This course is meant for professionals, who work with data and R, and for students, who want to enhance their data analysis skills by adding informative and professional visualizations. We assume  that readers know basics of the R language, its commands, and objects.

Expand all

Course Description

Applied Data Visualization with R training course and GGPLOT2 is an open-source package for the R programming language that employs the concept of the Grammar of Graphics to help users build complex and aesthetic visualizations.This course begins by introducing you to basic concepts, such as the Grammar of Graphics and geometric objects. It then goes on to explain these concepts in detail with examples. Once you are comfortable with basics, you can learn all about the advanced plotting techniques, such as box plots and density plots. With this course, you can transform data into useful material and make data analysis interesting and fun.This course perfectly balances theory and exercises. It contains multiple activities that use real-life business scenarios for you to practice and apply your new skills in a highly relevant context. As you read through the course, you'll find helpful tips and tricks that make it interesting to learn ggplot2.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

  • Set up the R environment, RStudio, and explain structure of ggplot2
  • Distinguish types of variables and use best practices to visualize them
  • Change visualization defaults to reveal more information about data
  • Implement the Grammar of Graphics in ggplot2 such as scales and faceting
  • Build complex, aesthetic visualizations with ggplot2 analysis methods
  • Logically and systematically explore complex relationships
  • Compare variables in a single visual, with advanced plotting methods
Course Outline

Basic Plotting in ggplot2

  • Introduction to ggplot2
  • Geometric Objects
  • The Grammar of Graphics

Grammar of Graphics and Visual Components

  • More on the Grammar of Graphics
  • Facets
  • Changing Styles and Colors
  • Geoms and Statistical Summaries

Advanced Geoms and Statistics

  • Advanced Plotting Techniques
  • Time Series
  • Maps
  • Trends, Correlations, and Statistical Summaries
Learning Path
Ways to Attend
  • Attend a public course, if there is one available. Please check our schedule, or register your interest in joining a course in your area.
  • Private onsite Team training also available, please contact us to discuss. We can customise this course to suit your business requirements.

Private Team Training is available for this course

We deliver this course either on or off-site in various regions around the world, and can customise your delivery to suit your exact business needs. Talk to us about how we can fine-tune a course to suit your team's current skillset and ultimate learning objectives.

Private Team Training | Contact us

Technical ICT learning & mentoring services

Private Team Training

Our instructors are specialist consultants with vast real world experience and expertise allowing them to design and deliver client-focused courses for your organisation.

Learn more about our Private Team Training

What Our Clients Say

"Absolutely fantastic training. Thoroughly enjoyed it thanks to our highly enthusiastic tutor.  It wouldn't be an understatement to say that it was the best professional training that I have ever received."

 

Customised Linux with Networking

Live Online -  February 2022

 

"The course content was very good. When needed, the Instructor was extending the content of the course with hints and tips to help us understand different topics that were covered in the course."

 

Kubernetes Administration Certification - GTLFK

Live Online June 2021

 

 

 

“The course was held at the highest possible standards, the instructor was excellent, well prepared, well informed, and clearly an SME. Top marks.”

 

Professional Cloud Service Manager - GTC13

Live Online December 2021

 

“Very engaging and practical course so hope to be able to put the learning into practice.”

 

Being Agile in Business - GTBAB

Live Online September 2021

 

“Great instructor, who encouraged active participation. The breakout groups and exercises kept the group engaged and the content relevant to our own products”.

 

Site Reliability Engineering Foundation - GTDSRE

Live Online January 2022

 

 

 

"Intelligence is the ability to avoid doing work, yet
getting the work done"

Linus Torvalds, creator of Linux and GIT

Technical ICT learning & mentoring services

About GuruTeam

GuruTeam is a high-level ICT Learning, Mentoring and Consultancy services company. We specialise in delivering instructor-led on and off-site training in Blockchain, Linux, Cloud, Big Data, DevOps, Kubernetes, Agile, Software & Web Development technologies. View our Testimonials

Download our eBrochure
Our Accreditation Partners
  •  
  •  
  •  

 

Upcoming Courses

Kubernetes Administration

20th - 23rd Sept 2022

4th - 7th October 2022

18th - 21st October 2022

Live Online

This Kubernetes Administration Certification training course is suitable for anyone who wants to learn the skills necessary to build and administer a Kubernetes cluster

Learn More

LPIC-1 PART 1

27th - 30th Sept SOLD OUT

24th -27th October

 Live Online

This Linux certification training course teaches in-depth skills in the basics of Linux Administration.
 

Learn More

PROFESSIONAL CLOUD SERVICE MANAGER

27th - 28th September with 2 hours exam prep on 29th September

 

Live Online

The Cloud Service Manager course enables participants to design and deliver cloud services. Exam prep on day 3.

Learn More

 INTRO TO PYTHON 3

11th - 13th October

13th - 15th December

 

 

Live Online        

A comprehensive introduction to the core syntax and functions provided by Python, including coverage of its object-oriented and functional programming features.

Learn More

Newsletter

Stay up to date, receive updates on scheduled dates, new courses, offers, and events.

Subscribe to our Newsletter