Introduction to Scottish Government Statistics, Census data and practical applications

Aberdeen City CPD Programme

Wednesday 3 December 2014

Presentation

Introduction to Scottish Government Statistics, Census data and practical applications

Course Outline

The session was jointly presented by Celia Macintyre (National Records of Scotland) and Tom Macintyre (University of Edinburgh). The focus of the session was to raise awareness of availability of official statistics covering a wide range of topics relevant to delivery of social studies teaching. This included interrogating websites to extract statistics for a geographic area, and using these to create presentations and commentary.