Basics of Stata®
Last update: Aug 19, 2011Organizer: Metrika Consulting
Date: Friday October 14, 2011
Registration: Just write an email to Metrika Consulting
Course descriptionThis course is designed to introduce students to the basics of Stata®. It will focus on the minimum set of commands everyone should know to organize their own work. Specific topics include data-reporting, data-management, formatting and graphics. By the end of this one-day course, the student will be capable of using Stata® proficiently.
ParticipantsThe course is intended for anyone who wishes or needs to use Stata. No previous knowledge of Stata or of statistics is required, although familiarity with Microsoft Windows will be assumed. Students will gain the familiarity with Stata by practicing.
Preliminary outline of the course
9:00 - 12:00 Morning Session
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 16:00 Afternoon Session
The students will have their hands on a keyboard with Stata running troughout the learning sessions. Each learning session will give equal weight to tutorials and practical exercises.
Course materialLecture notes, datasets, exercises, and solutions will be available over the internet for the students.