Data Management & Analysis
PubH 6052, 2 credits
This course will introduce students to the practical aspects of dataset creation, data management, rudimentary statistical analysis, and tabular and graphical presentation of results in the user-friendly environment of SPSS. Through hands-on experience, students will learn how to perform such routine tasks as: creating codebooks, entering and cleaning data, deriving new variables from existing ones, choosing and implementing appropriate analytical techniques, graphing and tabulating their results, and documenting and protecting work. Material will be grounded in examples drawn from commonly-encountered situations in prevention and community health, such as needs assessments and various forms of program evaluation.
Meet the faculty of PubH 6052: Data Management & Analysis in the below course introduction video: