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Multivariate analysis of spatial ecological data using R (MASE01)

19 June 2017 - 23 June 2017

£650.00 - £780.00

Course Overview:

This 5-day course will cover the concepts, methods, and R tools that can be used to analyse spatial data in ecology. The start of the course will cover the basics of linear models and spatial data processing in R and provide a common ground for more advanced techniques encountered later on the course. We will cover spatial statistical techniques for both continuous and discrete data response types. We will put special emphasis on understanding mechanisms using visual tools, and quantifying uncertainty for model parameters and predictions. We will introduce Markov chain Monte Carlo methods for spatial hierarchical models and discuss special topics relevant for study design and conservation and management applications. Modules will consist of introductory lectures, guided computer coding, and exercises for the participants, analysing real data.

Intended Audience

Research postgraduates, practicing academics and primary investigators in spatial ecology and management and environmental professionals in government and industry.

Venue – Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Centre, St. John’sGoogle map – Directions
Availability – 32 places
Duration – 5 days
Contact hours – Approx. 37 hours
ECT’s – Equal to 3 ECT’s
Language – English

Packages

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Other payment options are available please email oliverhooker@prstatistics.com

Cancellation policy: Cancellations are accepted up to 28 days before the course start date subject to a 25% cancellation fee. Cancellations later than this may be considered, contact oliverhooker@prstatistics.com Failure to attend will result in the full cost of the course being charged. In the unfortunate event that PR~statistics must cancel this course due to unforeseen circumstances a full refund for the course will be credited. However PR~statistics cannot be held responsible for any travel fees, accommodation or other expenses incurred to you as a result of the cancellation.

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Prof. Subhash Lele

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Prof. Peter Solymos

Teaching Format
Course Programme

Details

Start:
19 June 2017
End:
23 June 2017
Cost:
£650.00 - £780.00

Venue

Northwest Atlantic Fisheries Centre, St. John’s
80 E White Hills Rd
St. John's, NL A1A 5J7 Canada
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