|Lecturers||dr. E. Dusseldorp (coordinator) and dr. M.G.E. Verdam|
Students that have taken the following courses are exempt:
LU: Statistical Consulting (Statistical Science)
UvA: Behavioural Data Science Toolbox and Internship Data-Driven Consultancy
UU: Consultation shop RM consultations
|Target group||IOPS-dissertation students. The minimum number of participants is 6 and|
the maximum is 16. Dissertation students who have done the master
courses on Statistical Consulting of the University
After this course, the participant is able to:
|Format||The participants choose one real client project (in a substantive field; client|
has limited knowledge of statistics) before the course starts; the topics are
known February 7, 2023. The participants work in pairs on one client
project. They perform three consultancy interviews with their client (part of
the other participants observe these interviews); the end product is an
extended abstract and a script with comments for the client; Furthermore,
we provide videos, topics for classroom discussions, and interactive lectures.
|Literature||Several articles on topics related to statistical consultancy and|
communication about statistics, distributed during the course.
|Prerequisites||Statistics and methodology at the level of the Dutch master programs in the|
behavioral and social sciences.
|Workload||Workload: 4 hours of preparation (before start); 22 contact hours; 50 hours|
of problem solving, analyses, and writing script; 8 hours of writing abstract;
|Registration||Register by sending an email to email@example.com|