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2021 15 Mar 09:00 17 May 10:30

Short courses in Survey Data Analysis for Development

We will be offering the following three courses online in March :
Econometrics: The course covers some foundational statistics that are necessary for going forward. We will cover the classical linear regression model (CLRM) and will discuss inference and estimation using the CLRM, as well as common violations of the CRLM assumptions, particularly endogeneity, heteroscedasticity, non-linear errors and omitted variable bias. Participants will be introduced to binary dependent variable models (Linear probability model, probit, logit) South African survey data will be used throughout to...

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Each course will be delivered online over a period of ten weeks with one 1.5 hour lecture and one 1.5 hour Stata practical per week.

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Short courses and workshops
2021 03 May 09:00 05 May 12:00

Introduction to Data Analysis using R

This course is an introduction to the R Statistical language, a free open-source environment for statistical computing and graphics. Participants will learn to perform basic data manipulation and descriptive analysis including graphics display. The course is intended for those who want to use R in their day-to-day work for importing external data, manipulating data, performing statistical data analysis and visualisations. No prior experience with R is required but experience handling data and basic knowledge of statistics may be advantageous.

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This course will be provided online.

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Short courses and workshops
2021 13 May 08:30 14 May 16:00

Introduction to Global Surgery

Global surgery is an emerging and exciting interdisciplinary field of enquiry, research, practice and advocacy.
Join us to learn about access to surgical care and strengthening surgical health systems to achieve health equity for all people who need surgical, obstetric and anaesthesia care.
The course is presented by UCT's Head of Global Surgery, A/Prof Salome Maswime.
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UCT Graduate School of Business

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Short courses and workshops
2021 16 May 08:00 10:30

Introduction to Palliative Care

This short course course will equip healthcare and counselling professionals to assess and manage patients living with life-threatening and life-limiting illness, to improve their quality of life and to support their families in providing care at home.
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Online

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Short courses and workshops
2021 19 Aug 10:00 22 Aug 17:00

Cardiovascular-Magnetic-Resonance-Congress-of-South-Africa

SA-CMR, which is now an important feature in the calendars of many with an interest in advanced cardiovascular imaging, is the only one of its kind on the African continent and brings together cardiologists, radiologists, radiographers, physicists, biomedical engineers and both undergraduate and postgraduate trainees. The meeting has endorsement from the South African Heart Association and the Radiological Society of South Africa (RSSA) and is held jointly under the auspices of the Cardiovascular Imaging Society of South Africa, a special interest group of the SA Heart®, and the South...

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DoubleTree by Hilton Cape Town Upper Eastside

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