Have you aimlessly scrolled through Neflix’s offerings for the fifth time today. Bored of your third and fourth re-watches of The Witcher?

We’ve got you.

We’re all in this social distancing and self-quarantining together, so to help you make the most of your time, Cape RADD are releasing some of our course material for FREE as online videos. Tune in, follow along, and learn something.

The first video, made available today, is an introductory course to the statistical software R which covers the basic operators, objects, and functions you need to get going in. Well also briefly cover some basic data manipulation, exploration, visualization and statistical analysis.

For this course, you will need to download and install R and RStudio to follow along. you can get them here:



This course forms part of our scuba diving field course. Find out more below!

Let us know what you’d like to see next! We’ll be sure to keep it exciting and entertaining, in true Cape RADD form!

Stay safe! Self quarantine and stay fishy!

Dylan Irion

Dylan is a marine scientist and Save Our Seas Foundation project leader, working towards a PhD that aims to unravel the drivers of white shark population dynamics in South Africa. He is a passionate freediver and SCUBA diver, and volunteers as a Sea Rescue crew member.


Gaz · April 17, 2020 at 10:00 am

Cheers Dyl!
Very useful video. Helped iron out some basics I’d forgotten from my University course. Looking forward to more courses.

Shaama Sandooyea · April 22, 2020 at 1:45 pm

Thank you for the video! I finished my bachelor degree last year in Marine Environmental Sciences, so all your courses will peak my attention 🙂 Looking forward for more!

Shaama Sandooyea · April 22, 2020 at 1:48 pm

*Looking forward to more!

Shaama Sandooyea · April 22, 2020 at 1:49 pm

*Looking forward to more videos!

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