State Data Management
Course code
old course code
Course title in Estonian
Riigi andmehaldus
Course title in English
State Data Management
ECTS credits
Assessment form
lecturer of 2022/2023 Autumn semester
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lecturer of 2022/2023 Spring semester
lecturer not assigned
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.
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