The e-learning on the /“Guide”/ aims at supporting the efficient use of
the /“Guide”/. It will give you guidance on using the /“Guide”/ for
specific needs, in the context of development cooperation.
At the end of the e-learning, you will know:
-why the /“Guide”/is relevant to your working reality and your needs in
your day-to-day work,
-when to use the /“Guide”/and how to use it efficiently; for example, how
to use statistics to support the formulation of a project/programme in a
-why statistics are essential for good governance.
This course consists of one e-module. Additionally, a further e-module will
be available in February 2013. This e-module 2 is not compulsory and is
directly oriented to the needs of participants in e-module 1.
The estimated workload for e-module 1 is 4 to 6 hours:
-2 to 3 hours to learn e-module 1
-2 to 3 hours to contribute to discussion fora, both on the content of
e‑module 1 and on the development of e-module 2.
You will be free to organise your work programme and distribute the 4 to 6
working hours as you want throughout a period of 6 weeks from 26/11/2012 to
18/01/2013 (excluding the 2 weeks break for Christmas and New Year, from
24/12/12 to 4/01/13).
The e-learning will be conducted in English. The course material is in
(NB: The “/Guide to statistics in European Commission development
cooperation” /itself is also available in French and Spanish)
You can apply to the course via