Course calendar and tutorials

A short free-of-cost digital course gets you started on microdata.no, or spezialises in specific themes.

  • Introductory course, basic (digital, 4 hours)
  • Introductory course, basic +
  • Thematic courses (digital, 2 hours). Basic knowledge of microdata.no needed
  • Courses and lectures on request, digital or on prem. Contact kurs@microdata.no

Digital courses are for free. All participants get a course kit to work with during the course supervised by an experienced lecturer.

The introductory course gets you started on microdata.no and makes it a useful tool in your daily work. You learn how to create your own data sets, to analyse them with tables, graphs, means and sums, and to calculate coefficients in causal models. The introductory courses do no prerequisite any experience with microdata.no.

After a thematic course you know how to perform advanced merging and analyses of the course theme. You need basic knowledge to miicrodata.no to attend.

The planned courses in the fall term 2022 are in Norwegian. English courses on request.


Introductory course, basic +

Date: 31. August 2022
Time: 10:00 - 14:00

In Norwegian. Sign on to  kurs@microdata.no

Course material (in Norwegian):

Thematic course: How to build datasets and create variables

Date: 21. September 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00

In Norwegian. Sign on to kurs@microdata.no

Learn how to aggregate, split re-code and trim datasets and how re-structure both ways from wide to long.

Introductory course, basic

Date: 28. September 2022
Time: 10:00 - 14:00

In Norwegian. Sign on to  kurs@microdata.no

Course material (in Norwegian):

Thematic course: Working with invisible data

Date: 19. October 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00

In Norwegian. Sign on to kurs@microdata.no

Techniques for describing the dataset and check it with other sources.

Introductory course, basic+

Date: 26. October 2022
Time: 10:00 - 14:00

In Norwegian. Sign on to  kurs@microdata.no

Course material (in Norwegian):

Thematic course: Income, tax, welfare grants

Date: 2. November 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00

In Norwegian. Sign on to kurs@microdata.no

What do find in micorodata.no? What suits your purposes? What to look out for? How to analyze?

Thematic course: How to build datasets and create variables

Date: 9. November 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00

In Norwegian. Sign on to kurs@microdata.no

Learn how to aggregate, split re-code and trim datasets and how re-structure both ways from wide to long.

Thematic course: Working with invisible data

Date: 23. November 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00

In Norwegian. Sign on to kurs@microdata.no

Techniques for describing the dataset and check it with other sources.

Introductory course, basic

Date: 30. November 2022
Time: 10:00 - 14:00

In Norwegian. Sign on to  kurs@microdata.no

Course material (in Norwegian):

Thematic course: Income, tax, welfare grants

Date: 7. December 2022
Time: 10:00 - 12:00

In Norwegian. Sign on to kurs@microdata.no

What do find in micorodata.no? What suits your purposes? What to look out for? How to analyze?