School of Public Health and Health Sciences
Department of
Biostatistics and Epidemiology

Practical Data Management and Statistical Computing
(Biostats 691F)
Fall 2015

120 Arnold House
Tuesday/Thursday 11:30-12:45




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Course Summary

This course presents basic data management principles and practice with the objective of developing a working knowledge of the use of micro computer software for managing, describing and displaying data in a research environment.

The course is micro computer based, making use of Windows 7 compatible micro computers. Software used in the course includes SAS 9.4, MS Excel, MS Access, MS Word, Adobe Acrobat, and others.

The course is recommended for first year masters and doctoral students who will participate in or conduct research involving the collection and management of data with the ultimate goal of summarization and analysis.

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