David Mease has an online course presented with complete videos (Statistics 202: Statistical Aspects of Data Mining ). The course uses Excel and R.
I might update this post with a few notes below on what is covered as I get a chance to watch the course:
The course uses Introduction to Data Mining by Tan, Steinbach, and Kumar
- (45 minutes): sets out how to install R in Windows.
- (46.30 minutes): gives a quick overview of the R interface