Course Descriptions

HS 326F — Introduction to Stata® Programming and Data Management

Meets for one-half semester and yields half-course credit.

Introduces students to basic programming in Stata and provides guidance on data management strategies. The course will cover creating simple datasets and accessing existing ones, modifying and managing data, and performing simple statistical analysis. Data management strategies will be woven into each lecture and will be emphasized throughout the course itself. This course is intended for students who have little to no experience using this statistical software program. Usually offered every year.