OpenAIRE coffee break on the University of Vienna certificate course “Data Steward”
Tips on developing and running data stewards course

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Event Date: 04 Apr 2023

Thinking about designing a course for data stewards? Join us for a morning (virtual) coffee with Monika Bargmann and Tereza Kalová from the University of Vienna who will share their experiences with developing and running the certificate course “Data Steward” - an overview of modules and contents, peer-to-peer learning approaches, initial curriculum review at data stewardship workshops and other tips.

When: Apr 4, 2023 09:00-10:00 CEST

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Certificate Course “Data Steward”: The Basics

  • Academic degree: Certificate of the University of Vienna.
  • Language: English.
  • Course objectives: Competence acquisition; peer-to-peer learning and community building.
  • Duration and scope: 2 semesters part-time, 15 ECTS credits; blended learning - the modules are split into 2 to 8-hour sessions taught by experts from Austria and other European countries.
  • Target groups: People with research experience and research support staff that want to work as data stewards at research institutions.
  • Part of the continuing education program of the Postgraduate Center of the University of Vienna
  • The course consists of five obligatory modules:

Module 1 (2 ECTS): Basics of Research Data Management (RDM) and Open Science

Module 2 (3 ECTS): Basics of IT and Data Science

Module 3 (6 ECTS): FAIR Research Data in the Research Data Lifecycle

Module 4 (2 ECTS): RDM Support

Module 5 (2 ECTS): Data Stewardship in Practice: Project Work

The coffee break is hosted by EIFL.