Schedule and Course Material

Schedule and Course Material

The course runs for a duration of seven weeks. Each week starts with an energizing kickstarter, material for self-study, a tutorial, and exercises/activities. Gradually, you will develop your coding skills, enabling you to work productively on your team project.

Click on each course week for details.

  • Please always bring a laptop to class. Lectures and tutorials are not scheduled in computer rooms, but you require a computer to follow the classes.
Course weekDateTimeLocationContent
Week 0Preparation before the course starts
Week 1Thu 1 Sep8.45-11.30On campusGetting started with R
Week 2Thu 8 Sep8.45-10.30On campusTutorial: Project management and version control
Week 3Mon 12 Sep10.45-12.30OnlineTeam coaching #1
Thu 15 Sep8.45-10.30On campusTutorial: Data exploration using RMarkdown
Week 4Mon 19 Sep10.45-12.30OnlineTeam coaching #2
Thu 22 Sep8.45-10.30On campusTutorial: Engineering datasets
Week 5Mon 26 Sep12.45-14.30On campusTeam coaching #3
Wed 28 Sep8.45-10.30On campusTutorial: Pipeline automation
Week 6Mon 3 Oct10.45-12.30OnlineTeam coaching #4
Thu 6 Oct8.45-10.30On campusTeam coaching #5
Week 7Mon 10 Oct12.45-14.30OnlineTeam coaching #6
Thu 13 Oct8.45-10.30On campusCourse summary and exam preparation


  • The schedule can also be viewed in Tilburg University’s MyTimetable.
  • Login credentials for the live streams will be made available on the Canvas page of this course for students from Tilburg University, and via email to remaining students.
  • If recordings are made, you will find them on Hannes’ YouTube channel. Subscribe to it now to stay up-to-date!
  • If code is shared, you will typically find it on Hannes’ GitHub Gists.