About this course
Using health care data to guide and inform decisions has been more important than ever during the COVID-19 pandemic. Yet, it has also highlighted to many individuals and health professionals that there is a prevalent need to increase data literacy skills to be able to interpret data and statistics.
In this course you will learn how to perform basic data analysis using descriptive statistics, learn how to select the best format to present your data, and improve your ability to interpret data visualisations.
You will also learn ways data can be used to gather community insights, analyse emerging health trends, formulate and share predictions, and assist health professionals to make evidence-based recommendations.