This course is a stand alone online course and uses resources that are available on Moodle for registered participants. To access the resources log in to Moodle here https://moodle.nottingham.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=51555 Follow the instructions provided on the Moodle to complete the course.
Postgraduate Research Students and Research Staff in Faculty of M&HS
This course is part of the M&HS Faculty Training Programme and N-trans training programme, which are convened by Researcher Academy.
The course involves practical application in STATA; attendees should have a good working knowledge of basic statistics.
The Stata programme requires a software licence, the University does not hold a site-wide licence as this is specialist software.
Participants must hold or have access to a Stata licence, without this you will not be able to participate in the course. Stata is available as a University-wide site licence on all networked PCs/laptops (search for programmes on your device).
This course will provide a basic introduction to using the Stata software for statistical analysis. This course is a stand alone, online learning course, you should work through the materials at your own pace, but ideally completely within 3 months of accessing the course materials. The course materials are accessed via the Moodle https://moodle.nottingham.ac.uk/course/view.php?id=51555.
Learning outcomes By completing this course you will have: • Become familiar with the layout and functions of STATA • Learnt how to perform basic tasks such as entering data and coding variables as well as generating graphs and descriptive statistics • Practised these tasks using a test dataset • Learnt how to perform some statistical tests