This introduction to the popular ggplot2 R graphics package will show you how to create a wide variety of graphical displays in R. Topics covered include layering, mapping variables to aesthetics, working with position, color, and other scales, faceting, and themes.
This is an intermediate level workshop appropriate for those already familiar with R. Participants should be familiar with importing and manipulating data in R.
The duration of the workshop is 3 hours. Computers with R installed are available on a first-come, first-served basis. If you will use your own laptop, please install R from https://cran.r-project.org and Rstudio from https://www.rstudio.com/products/rstudio/download/#download in advance.
Notes and materials for this workshop are available at https://dss.iq.harvard.edu/workshop-materials#widget-1.
Audience: Harvard Faculty, Students, and Staff are all welcome.
Pre-Requisites: Introduction to R
Software Version: R version >= 3.5 and RStudio version >= 1.1
Late Drop/Cancel Fee: none