Working With Functionals

Learn to use functionals as efficient alternatives to for-loops in R.


  • Learn about functionals as alternatives to loops.
  • Use functionals to work with single and multivariable functions.
  • Learn to use functionals to return output as lists or vectors.

Mission Outline

1. Introducing Functionals
2. Working With Functionals From the Tidyverse purrr Package
3. Using Functionals to Apply Custom Functions
4. Functionals to Return Vectors of Specified Types
5. Functionals for Two-Variable Functions
6. Functionals for Returning Vectors of Specific Types from Functions With Two Variables
7. Functionals for Functions with More Than Two Variable Arguments
8. Next Steps
9. Takeaways

Course Info:

Intermediate R Programming


The average completion time for this course is 10-hours.

This course is free. This course includes 4 missions and 1 guided project. This course is the 2nd course in the Data Analyst in R path.


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