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Aggregate Data Capture and Validation Fundamentals

In this course, you will learn how to capture and validate aggregate data in DHIS2. This course belongs to the DHIS2 Fundamentals courses program.

  • Course Number

  • Self-Paced

  • Estimated Effort

    1 week with 5 hours /week

About This Course

In this course, you will learn to use DHIS2 for capturing and validating aggregate data. Through videos, demonstrations, step-by-step activities, and labs, you will learn how data are incorporated through a web browser application or an Android device. You will also learn how aggregate data can be captured without a stable internet connection and the steps you can follow to ensure the quality of the data entered.

What will I learn?

After completing this course, you’ll be able to:

  • Identify the types of data you can enter into DHIS2

  • Enter data into DHIS2 using a web browser with the Data Entry app

  • Enter data into DHIS2 using an Android device with the DHIS2 Capture app

  • Enter data into DHIS2 while offline

  • Run a data validation test on your data

  • Complete a data set

  • Use the Data Quality app to run a batch validation test on aggregate data, check for outliers and check for data that is marked for follow-up


Before starting this course, you will need to have completed the Introduction to DHIS2 course.