# Mbaliatu

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## Courses

**IPSC 111 Population and Population-related Data**

In this couse we will cover the following topics:

- Sources of Demographic Data

- Types of Sources

- methods of Data Collection

- Concepts and Definitions in Mortality Analysis

- Sources of Data for Mortality Analysis

- Types of Data

- The quality of mortality from: a.Censuses b.Demographic Sample Surveys:Vital Registration Systems

- Limitations of Mortality Data

- Factors that Affect the quality of Mortality Data

- Uses of Mortality Data

- The Death Certificate-format, contents, type of information and uses

- The factors that Reslt to incomplete and unreliable Data on mortality

**IPSC 112 Basic Mathematics, Statistics and Computing Techniques**

In this course the following topics will be covered:

**Basic Mathematics**

- Variables

- Solution

- Progression

- Matrices and Determinants

- Probability

**Statistics**

- Introduction to Basic Statistics

- Definition of Terms and Concepts

- Percentages and Proportions

- Measures of Central Tendency

- Measures of Dipersion

- The Standard Deviation and Variance

- Graphical representation of demographic Data

**POPU 210 Introduction to population Studies**

- Sources of Demographic Data

- Basic Demographic Rates and Ratios
- population Composition

## ARTICLES

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