"Boot Camp" in wildlife study design and data analysis
Software and materials for the Boot Camp at Sunway University, Kuala Lumpur, 15-26 January 2018
Before the workshop
Before the workshop, please do the following:
You will need the following software installed on your laptop:
R, JAGS and
Other R packages
If you have problems installing R packages, don't worry: we can fix this at the beginning of the workshop.
A spreadsheet program
You should have either
Don't use Kingsoft WPS software, as their Solver
doesn't work properly.
A PDF reader
The provisional schedule for the workshop is here.
Click here to download materials for Days 1 to 3 (ZIP, 1.6MB)
Click here to download materials for Days 4 to 6 (ZIP, 3.3MB)
Click here to download materials for Days 7 to 9 (ZIP, 4.6MB)
Materials for Day 10 will be distributed towards the end of the workshop.
After downloading, extract the files and put them in a folder on your hard disk, eg, in Documents. Don't put it on the Desktop as some programs can't easily access the desktop.
Please "think before you print"! Paper copies of the files beginning "PRN_..." will be distributed at the workshop.
The instructor team
Ngumbang Juat, BCSS staff and gibbon researcher.
Christopher Wong, WWF Malaysia Tiger Team.
Irene Margareth RP (Areth), FFI Indonesia
Shyamala Ratnayeke, Associate Professor at Sunway University
Song Wee Liang Neo, Pelindung field researcher.
Elangkumaran Sagtia Siwan (Elan), WWF Malaysia Tiger Team
Ian Signer, our teaching methods guru.
Mike Meredith, BCSS and WCS, background in park and wildlife management.
Page updated 20 Jan 2018 by Mike Meredith