1.1 Learning Objectives

This lab will introduce you to the two programs we will use this term, R Commander and SPSS. After completing this lab, you will

  • Be able to access R Commander and SPSS through your virtual machine
  • Understand when and how R and SPSS are used for data analysis by psychology students and researchers
  • Know how to import data into R Commander and SPSS
    • R Commander: CSV files, data in R packages
    • SPSS: CSV files

There is no assignment for this lab; however, it is critical that you complete the lab activities so that you have the software and skills needed for future labs.