1 April - 31 May 2013
Projections and simulation models (in French)
Date: 1 April to 31 May 2013 (9 weeks)
Registration deadline: 25 February 2013
This course is designed to equip participants with methods and projection techniques used in education sector planning, including enrolment projections and projections of human, material and financial resources.
The course will address the following topics:
- concepts and basic projection methods;
- the contribution of projections and simulations in the development of an education plan and related policy dialogue process;
- methods and techniques to project enrolments, human, material and financial resources; and
- development of a simulation model using spreadsheets (Excel)
Planning staff from ministries of education and from sub-national entities involved in educational planning (regions, provinces, governorates, etc.) and staff of training institutions in educational planning.
Please note: Participants should have a good knowledge and practice in Excel, and at least three years of experience in plan preparation obtained through participation in the country’s other long- or medium-term education sector plan.