NAME Using Mobile Technologies to Conduct PDA-Based Surveys in Remote Areas
COURSE STARTS Open Enrollment
COURSE ENDS 7 weeks to complete from date of registration
LEVEL OF TRAINING Aware
CONTACT HOURS 8
COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course provides instruction on the use of mobile technologies for conducting PDA-based surveys in remote areas. A case study is presented for Chagas? disease in two rural Mexican communities. The course topics include the classification and application of PDA-based electronic forms, PDA-based electronic form design, data collection methods for PDA-based surveys, and preparation and visualization of data collected using PDA devices. These methods are intended to facilitate data collection in remote areas.


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