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Data Management With Stata

Cass Business School 2 days (25th April 2019 - 26th April 2019) Stata Intermediate
Delivered by: Dr. Sofia Izquierdo Sanchez, University of Huddersfield
This two-day course covers an introduction to Stata and data management. Participants will learn to open datasets in Stata, inspect the data, change data and create variables, create simple graphs and tables, simple programming tools, and save the results and data in Stata and other formats.


Day 1

Session 1 & 2

  • Introduction to the Stata interface
  • Understanding Stata’s command syntax
  • Stata help
  • Opening, browsing, saving, and importing datasets
  • Summarising data

Session 3 & 4

  • Creating basic tables and graphs
  • Working efficiently with do-file
  • Saving results output in a log file
  • Practical application

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Day 2

Session 1 & 2

  • Brief review of Stata basics
  • Loading data into Stata from non-Stata formats
  • Useful functions for creating summary variables
  • Dealing with string variables and dates in Stata
  • Changing the shape of data

Session 3 & 4

  • Creating summary datasets
  • Using Stata’s system variables for data management tasks
  • Some simple programming tools for saving time
  • Practical session

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Daily Timetable

08:45-09:15 Registration

09:30-11:00 Session 1

11:00-11:15 Tea/coffee break

11:15-12:45 Session 2

12:45-13.45 Lunch

13:45-15:15 Session 3

15:15-15:30 Tea/coffee break

15:30-17:00 Session 4

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Intermediate knowledge/use of Stata is required

Terms and Conditions

  • Student registrations: Attendees must provide proof of full time student status at the time of booking to qualify for student registration rate (valid student ID card or authorised letter of enrolment).
  • Additional discounts are available for multiple registrations.
  • Delegates are provided with temporary licences for the software(s) used in the course and will be instructed to download and install the software prior to the start of the course.
  • Payment of course fees required prior to the course start date.
  • Registration closes 1-calendar days prior to the start of the course.

    • 100% fee returned for cancellations made over 28-calendar days prior to start of the course.
    • 50% fee returned for cancellations made 14-calendar days prior to the start of the course.
    • No fee returned for cancellations made less than 14-calendar days prior to the start of the course.
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