This course provides a foundation for those with little or no SAS Studio experience. The course is designed to meet the needs of students of the UC Davis Extension Healthcare Analytics Certificate Program and will also provide a beneficial overview of SAS skills for non-certificate students. Topics covered include: Navigation in SAS Studio; Data steps; introduction to Proc; Proc UNIVARIATE, Proc FREQ and Proc MEANS; Proc SQL and combining methods and ongoing problem solving in the SAS environment. Note this course is non-credit and does not count toward completion of the Healthcare Analytics Certificate.
This course features interactive weekly instructor-led discussions to reinforce content and skills to provide insights into using SAS now, in future courses and especially to build “survival skills” for problem solving and engaging in the SAS community.
Topics covered include:
- Introduction to SAS
- Navigation in SAS Studio
- Data steps
- Introduction to Proc
- Proc UNIVARIATE, Proc FREQ and Proc MEANS
- Proc SQL
- Combining methods and problem solving