Introduction to Data Analysis

Product code: IA0263

Upcoming sessions

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11 October 2023


09:00 to 12:30 EST

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Delivery method

Delivery method


Virtual Classroom



10 hours




Other Government Department Employee


This course is available to other government department employees on a cost-recovery basis.

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 This course provides an overview of key concepts and challenges related to data analysis. In-class sessions are complemented by mandatory videos that inform course activities (approx. 4 hours total).

The course is designed for employees with limited experience working with data and is tool-agnostic.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • formulate a well-defined research question
  • describe the characteristics that affect data quality and relevance
  • describe how to prepare data for analysis
  • describe basic statistical analysis methods
  • identify effective data visualization techniques based on intended audience and message

Legacy course code: 00030289

Additional upcoming sessions

Date and Time Session code Location Language Status
11 October 2023 09:00 to 12:30 EST IA0263-FR-2023-001 Virtual French Available More Info
Date modified: 2022-07-11