As most of our participants are unfamiliar to R, we collected some helpfull tutorials. Prior starting to explore R, installing R is mandatory. Additionally, R Studio needs to be installed as we will work with R Studio during the course.

### R: The R Project for Statistical Computing

R is a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics. It compiles and runs on a wide variety of UNIX platforms, Windows and MacOS.

Please install R using this link:

### R Studio

RStudio makes R easier to use. It includes a code editor, debugging & visualization tools.

Please install R studio using this link:

### Some Tutorials …

Here are two tutorials, which you can use to get to know R (you don’t have to!):

And **R for Beginners**, where you can also learn how to use R.

If you run into any problems installing R, please let us know. We will try to solve it together.