State Data Management
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Course code
RIV6006.YK
old course code
RIV6006
Course title in Estonian
Riigi andmehaldus
Course title in English
State Data Management
ECTS credits
4.0
Assessment form
Examination
lecturer of 2022/2023 Spring semester
Not opened for teaching. Click the study programme link below to see the nominal division schedule.
lecturer of 2023/2024 Autumn semester
Not opened for teaching. Click the study programme link below to see the nominal division schedule.
Course aims
The aim of the course is to give students basic knowledge of population data collecting possibilities (statistics, sample surveys, census, event registration), quality requirements and credibility.
Brief description of the course
Statistics. Quality requirement. Different possibilities to collect data. State statistics. Usability. Registers. Databases. Event registration. Censuses. Reliability. Document management.
During independent work students have to analyse the credibility of freely chosen data and find out if all quality requirements are being followed.
Learning outcomes in the course
Upon completing the course the student:
Knowledge of evaluating the quality of data;
Knowledge of possible mistakes the data may have;
Knowledge of the reliability of methods used for data collecting.
Teacher
Sven Soiver
Study programmes containing that course
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