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Data skills in geography

Data Skills in Geography is a two year programme, funded by the Nuffield Foundation. It is an integrated programme of work across higher education and schools to support teachers’ and students’ understanding of data skills, confidence in their use, and knowledge of their value to further study and employment. It will also raise awareness in higher education and schools about changes in curricula and share the good practice and expertise that exists in both communities.

About the data skills in geography project

Find out more about the project



Collaborative networks

CPD events


View details of our upcoming data skills training courses


Gridded Cartograms

Online teaching resources         

Download teaching resources to support data skills


Data skills in the workplace





 


Relevant Articles

'Know your geography: quantitative skills aren’t just about maths' by Dr Rita Gardner, Director, from Times Higher Education

'It's not only maths students who need a solid grasp of statistics' by Prof Paul Glaister, University of Reading, from Times Higher Education

Sounds of the City, by Chris Fitch, from Geographical


 
Contact us

CPD events, bookings, course materials and general information
Jack Narbed, Education Assistant
T: +44 (0)20 7591 3066
E: dataskills@rgs.org

To ask specific questions about the project / getting involved
Simon Pinfield
, Project Coordinator
T: +44 (0)20 7591 3051
E: s.pinfield@rgs.org  

Royal Geographical Society (with IBG)
1 Kensington Gore
London
SW7 2AR

Funded by the Nuffield Foundation

Nuffield Foundation

 

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Link to RHED Quantitative Teaching and Learning in Geography

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