early bird 2For this course we offer a special 10% discounted Early Bird rate for those who book early (up to 4 weeks before the session runs).

Please book your place on-line below:

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Course Rates

EARLY BIRD RATE (valid only until 4 weeks before each session runs)

£306.00: Imperial College only.

£558.00: External rate.


£340.00: Imperial College only.

£620.00: External rate.

2019/2020 Dates

Time and Location

The courses will run online via Microsoft Teams for an unforseeable future.

Exact details will be sent a week prior to the course date

data stata image 2Please book your course on-line by clicking on your chosen date above. Any problems with booking, please contact Krupa Shukla on +44 (0)20 7594 1754 or stathelp@imperial.ac.uk

This is a 2 day practical PC-based workshop. Stata is an interactive data management and statistical analysis program, which has become very popular among researchers in most disciplines. The programme provides a broad range of statistics. It is very user-friendly and also has internet capabilities.

Course Outline (2019/2020)

Data Entry and Manipulation

  • Enter categorical and continuous data
  • Define and label variables
  • Transform, recode and compute variables
  • Dates, converting data between wide and long
  • Appending and merging data

Graphs and Tables

  • Simple plots and descriptive statistics
  • Cross tabulation

Basic Statistical Analysis

  • Estimation and hypothesis testing
  • One sample tests: t-test, signed rank test
  • Two sample tests: t-test, Mann-Whitney test
  • Three or more samples
  • Correlation and simple regression,
  • Multiple regression

This is a 2 day course which will go through basic statistical methods with further emphasis on data management.

Tutor: Joseph Eliahoo, Statistical Consultant, Statistical Advisory Service.

This course has been approved by the Royal College of Physicians for 12 CPD credits.

If you are not able to attend on the day, please contact stathelp@imperial.ac.uk as soon as you can.