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Welcome to Data Skills Online! This special Management Academy homepage links to instructions for logging on to the Data Skills Online teaching tools and to a short evaluation form. Please fill out the evaluation form after you complete each tool.

Data Skills Online was developed in the Department of Maternal and Child Health in the School of Public Health The tools were developed with the busy professional in mind and should take only a few hours each to complete. Academy Members should start with these three Data Management tools:

  1. An Overview of Primary Data Collection Instruments
  2. Creating Spreadsheets in Microsoft Excel
  3. Access Parts 1-5

If you already have extensive experience and skills in these subject areas, feel free to substitute any of the other Data Skills Online tools for those listed. You have access to all Data Skills Online tools -- in fact, all of the tools are publicly available. Your staff and colleagues can register and create a username and password from the Data Skills Online homepage.

To learn more about the tools currently available, click on the "online tools" button in the left margin of this screen.