LISA (Laboratory for Interdisciplinary Statistical Analysis) provided a series of evening short courses to help graduate students use statistics in their research. The focus of these two-hour courses was on teaching practical statistical techniques for analyzing or collecting data.
February 21, 2011
Intro to SAS Part I
Instructor: Mark Seiss
The Intro to SAS short courses provide an introduction to SAS statistical software and is intended for people that have little or no experience using SAS. Part 1 of the two course series contains two sections. The first section provides an introduction to the SAS environment, including a detailed description of SAS programs and datasets. The second section describes methods used to manipulate data. This description includes combining and subsetting data and the creation of new variables. This short course was conducted in a computer lab and attendees programed the SAS code along with the instructor.
For data used in this course please visit lisa.stat.vt.edu/?q=node/1781
Please press pause after each assignment is described if you would like to try it on your own. Solutions will be described immediately after the assignment.