This course is designed for researchers, statisticians, field engineers, data collection experts, and organizations that would like to digitize their data collection processes.
For a long time, data collection has been done using pen and paper, making it a painstaking and very expensive effort to collect data. In the age of smartphones, mobile-based data collection technologies especially ODK have greatly improved the conduct of surveys and assessments.
This 5-day course is designed to introduce to participants the free and opensource ODK set of tools to enable them author, field, and manage mobile data collection solutions.
This course seeks to offer a practical understanding of the Open Data Kit (ODK), and how to use it to collect data using Android devices. At the end of the workshop, participants will be able to: