Richie Cotton

Curriculum Architect at DataCamp

Richie is a Learning Solutions Architect at DataCamp. He has been using R since 2004, in the fields of proteomics, debt collection, and chemical health and safety. He has released almost 30 R packages on CRAN and Bioconductor – most famously the assertive suite of packages – as well as creating and contributing to many others. He also has written two books on R programming, Learning R and Testing R Code.
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Courses led by Richie Cotton

Python

Data Manipulation with pandas

Use the world’s most popular Python data science package to manipulate data and calculate summary statistics.

4 Hours
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Richie Cotton

Curriculum Architect at DataCamp

Theory

Data Visualization for Everyone

An introduction to data visualization with no coding involved.

2 Hours
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Richie Cotton

Curriculum Architect at DataCamp

R

Introduction to Regression in R

Predict housing prices and ad click-through rate by implementing, analyzing, and interpreting regression analysis in R.

4 Hours
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Curriculum Architect at DataCamp

R

Introduction to Writing Functions in R

Take your R skills up a notch by learning to write efficient, reusable functions.

4 Hours
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Curriculum Architect at DataCamp

R

Intermediate Regression in R

Learn to perform linear and logistic regression with multiple explanatory variables.

4 Hours
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Richie Cotton

Curriculum Architect at DataCamp

Spreadsheet

Intermediate Spreadsheets

Expand your spreadsheets vocabulary by diving deeper into data types, including numeric data, logical data, and missing data.

4 Hours
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Curriculum Architect at DataCamp

R

Hypothesis Testing in R

Learn how and when to use common hypothesis tests like t-tests, proportion tests, and chi-square tests.

4 Hours
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Curriculum Architect at DataCamp

R

Sampling in R

Master sampling to get more accurate statistics with less data.

4 Hours
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Richie Cotton

Curriculum Architect at DataCamp

R

Object-Oriented Programming with S3 and R6 in R

Manage the complexity in your code using object-oriented programming with the S3 and R6 systems.

4 Hours
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Richie Cotton

Curriculum Architect at DataCamp

R

Introduction to Spark with sparklyr in R

Learn how to analyze huge datasets using Apache Spark and R using the sparklyr package.

4 Hours
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Curriculum Architect at DataCamp

Projects led by Richie Cotton

R

Functions for Food Price Forecasts

Write functions to forecast time series of food prices in Rwanda.

GuidedData ManipulationData VisualizationImporting & Cleaning Data
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Curriculum Architect at DataCamp

R

Visualizing COVID-19

Visualize the rise of COVID-19 cases globally with ggplot2.

GuidedData VisualizationCase Studies
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Richie Cotton

Curriculum Architect at DataCamp

R

Functions for Food Price Forecasts (Unguided)

Write functions to forecast time series of food prices in Rwanda.

UnguidedData ManipulationData VisualizationImporting & Cleaning Data
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Richie Cotton

Curriculum Architect at DataCamp

SQL

What and Where Are the World's Oldest Businesses?

Use SQL data manipulation and joins to discover the oldest businesses around the world.

GuidedData Manipulation
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Richie Cotton

Curriculum Architect at DataCamp