Mastering Software Development in R Capstone

Product type
Logo Coursera (CC)
Provider rating: starstarstarstar_halfstar_border 7.2 Coursera (CC) has an average rating of 7.2 (out of 6 reviews)

Need more information? Get more details on the site of the provider.

Description

When you enroll for courses through Coursera you get to choose for a paid plan or for a free plan

  • Free plan: No certicification and/or audit only. You will have access to all course materials except graded items.
  • Paid plan: Commit to earning a Certificate—it's a trusted, shareable way to showcase your new skills.

About this course: R Programming Capstone

Created by:  Johns Hopkins University
  • Taught by:  Roger D. Peng, PhD, Associate Professor, Biostatistics

    Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • Taught by:  Brooke Anderson, Assistant Professor, Environmental & Radiological Health Sciences

    Colorado State University
Basic Info Course 5 of 5 in the Mastering Software Development in R Specialization Level Intermediate Language English How To Pass Pass all graded assignments to complete the course. User Ratings 4.4 stars Average User Rating 4.4See what learners said Coursework

Each course is like an interactive textbook, featuring pre-recorde…

Read the complete description

Frequently asked questions

There are no frequently asked questions yet. If you have any more questions or need help, contact our customer service.

When you enroll for courses through Coursera you get to choose for a paid plan or for a free plan

  • Free plan: No certicification and/or audit only. You will have access to all course materials except graded items.
  • Paid plan: Commit to earning a Certificate—it's a trusted, shareable way to showcase your new skills.

About this course: R Programming Capstone

Created by:  Johns Hopkins University
  • Taught by:  Roger D. Peng, PhD, Associate Professor, Biostatistics

    Bloomberg School of Public Health
  • Taught by:  Brooke Anderson, Assistant Professor, Environmental & Radiological Health Sciences

    Colorado State University
Basic Info Course 5 of 5 in the Mastering Software Development in R Specialization Level Intermediate Language English How To Pass Pass all graded assignments to complete the course. User Ratings 4.4 stars Average User Rating 4.4See what learners said Coursework

Each course is like an interactive textbook, featuring pre-recorded videos, quizzes and projects.

Help from your peers

Connect with thousands of other learners and debate ideas, discuss course material, and get help mastering concepts.

Certificates

Earn official recognition for your work, and share your success with friends, colleagues, and employers.

Johns Hopkins University The mission of The Johns Hopkins University is to educate its students and cultivate their capacity for life-long learning, to foster independent and original research, and to bring the benefits of discovery to the world.

Syllabus


WEEK 1


Obtain and Clean the Data
The overall goal of the capstone project is to integrate the skills you have developed over the courses in this Specialization and to build a software package that can be used to work with the NOAA Significant Earthquakes dataset.


1 video, 2 readings expand


  1. Video: Welcome to the Capstone Project
  2. Reading: Introduction
  3. Reading: Module 1: Obtain and Clean the Data


WEEK 2


Building Geoms
Show us when earthquakes occurred in different countries, their magnitude, and their toll on human life.


1 reading expand


  1. Reading: Module 2: Visualization Tools


WEEK 3


Building a Leaflet Map
Show and annotate the earthquake epicenters.


1 reading expand


  1. Reading: Module 3: Mapping Tools


WEEK 4


Documentation and Packaging
Documentation is one of the most important and most commonly overlooked steps when writing software, but you're not going to let that happen in your project.


2 readings expand


  1. Reading: Documentation and Packaging Tasks
  2. Reading: Testing

Graded: Documentation, Packaging, and Testing

WEEK 5


Deployment
The moment of truth. It's time to push your package to GitHub.


1 reading expand


  1. Reading: GitHub and Travis


WEEK 6


Final Assessment
It's time to submit your deployed package for evaluation and to evaluate the work of a few of your classmates.




    Graded: Package Evaluation
    There are no reviews yet.

    Share your review

    Do you have experience with this course? Submit your review and help other people make the right choice. As a thank you for your effort we will donate $1.- to Stichting Edukans.

    There are no frequently asked questions yet. If you have any more questions or need help, contact our customer service.