UNIVERSITY OF DODOMA DEPARTMENT OF STATISTICS SHORT COURSE ANNOUNCEMENT ON DATA PROCESSING AND ANALYSIS (To be conducted in Dar es Salaam) The Department of Statistics, School of Mathematical Sciences is announcing short course training on "DATA PROCESSING AND ANALYSIS" for four days that will be conducted on September 27 and 28 from 14: 00 – 18:00; September 29 - 30 from 09:30 – 17:00. The training will cover: overview of data; data management using SPSS; data cleaning (missing values, outliers and normality); descriptive data analysis and interpretation. Participants are required to come with their laptops. Objective of the training The objective of the training is to improve skills of researchers into different statistical techniques applied during data processing and analysis and hence practical interpretation of the result. Target Group: Any interested person. Participation Fee: Tshs 250, 000/= (The amount paid will cover tuition fee, training materials, and certificate of attendance only). Mode of payment: All payments should be done through; Account Name: College of Natural and Mathematical Sciences; Account no: 0150221567000 – CRDB. Venue: National Institute of Transport (NIT) Payment deadline: September 21, 2012. Mode of Registration: Send an email indicating your name after making payment using contact below. Come with bank deposit slip. Contact person: Josephat Peter Training Coordinator Mobiles: 0787288998 or 0718453773 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org NOTE: - We invite requests from various interested groups to communicate with us for the training to be conducted in their respective places.