Toronto School of Public Policy & Governance

Data Analysis for Public Policy

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About the course

Evidence based policy making requires analysts to be able to manage, analyze and interpret large data sets. This course offers participants Microsoft Excel training to analyze data to support evidence-based policy decisions. Participants will learn to manage data lists by creating tables, sorting, filtering, and using advanced functions. Participants will gain proficiency in generating pivot tables, running regression analysis, and developing charts to summarize findings. Registrants should be familiar with the basics of Microsoft Excel. This workshop will next be offered in the 2017-18 academic year.


Registrants are to bring their own laptops to this session.

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