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The Statistical Tools (Epi Info)

Description

Epi Info is a statistical software for data management that runs under Microsoft Windows for public health practitioners. The program allows for electronic survey creation, data entry and analysis. It enables participants to develop questionnaires, customize the data entry process, enter and analyze data, and develop maps and graphs. The course will provide hands on experience and provide exercises and materials.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, the participant will be able to:

  1. Design simple data entry forms using the Form Designer.
  2. Implement intelligence to data entry forms using Check Code
  3. Enter records into Epi Info form
  4. Read multiple data sources and utilize the Visual Dashboard and Classic Analysis sessions for manipulating, managing, and analysing data
  5. Generate statistics from frequencies, 2X2 tables and means commands
  6. Output results into HTML, Excel, or Word formats,
  7. Explain the Epi Info companion for android
  8. Create maps

Course Outline

  1. Introduction to Epi Info and Getting Started
  2. Creating a survey in Form Designer
  3. Data entry and validation using Check Code
  4. Data entry and using Epi Info Data Package
  5. Data analysis using the Classical Analysis
  6. Data analysis using the Visual Dashboard and Gadget
  7. Create maps
  8. Epi Info Companion for Android
  • Duration: 30 Learning Hours

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Certificate

Participant who complete the stand alone course will be awarded a Certificate of Course Completion.