Training Centre in Communication in collaboration with Helix Analytics Africa hosted the TCC Africa community for a training on Data analysis with R.
In a bid to enhance data literacy among early-career researchers in its community, TCC Africa, in collaboration with its data analytics branch, Helix Analytics Africa, held a training on Data Analysis with the language software R. R is a powerful and versatile tool capable of handling diverse types of data analysis and statistical modeling in multidisciplinary research fields. The participants were introduced to the vast capabilities of R packages, enabling them to conduct robust data manipulation and analysis through a combination of theoretical knowledge and practical demonstrations. The sessions were facilitated by:
Eric Odok- Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at Helix Analytics Africa
Dr. Evans Otieno Omondi- Lecturer, Strathmore University
Recordings of the session
Helix Analytics Africa is an extension of Training Center in Communication (TCC Africa) based at The University of Nairobi – Faculty of Science and Technology. It is the data analytics branch of TCC Africa founded to promote “data for impact (D4I) ” by leveraging on Open Science and modern data infrastructure to enhance public insights.
Find out more: https://www.helixanalyticsafrica.org/
The Training Centre in Communication(TCC Africa), is the first African-based training centre to teach effective communication skills to scientists. TCC Africa is an award winning Trust, established as a non-profit entity in 2006 and is registered in Kenya. TCC Africa provides capacity support in improving researchers output and visibility training, scholarly and science communication.
Find out more: https://www.tcc-africa.org/