Research Data Management - an Overview (RDM I - online)

Contact

Name

Theresa Schlang

Contact for Organizational Matters

Telephone

workPhone
+49 241 80 91903

E-Mail

E-Mail

Contact

Name

Dr. Ute Trautwein-Bruns

Contact for Content-Related Matters

Telephone

workPhone
+49 241 80 94448

E-Mail

E-Mail

Key Info

Basic Information

Type:
Online Course
Topic:
Information Literacy, University Library, Research Data, Scientific Publishing
Language:
engl.
Staff Development Measures:
Yes
Fields of Action:
Promote Capacity for Innovation and Research
Format:
Online
Institution:
RDM Team
Participation Fee:
Free

Description

Research data are the basics and outcome of scientific work. An aware and sustained handling of research data improves the effectivity of research and is an integral part of good scientific practice.

Objective

  • You know the service and infrastructure at RWTH Aachen University.

  • You know the relevant parts of research data management.

  • You know the contents of a data management plan (DMP).

  • You know the FAIR-principles.

  • You are able to deal with the term metadata.

  • You are able to distinguish between saving, backup, archiving and publishing research data.

  • You know the possibilities of publishing research data.

Methods

self-study with final test

Content

Based on the life cycle of research data, the course provides a brief introduction to the concepts of research data management (RDM) and an overview of the services and infrastructure offered by RWTH Aachen University which have been designed to assist you in dealing with the challenges around your RDM. Afterwards you will have a greater understanding of these challenges and get an idea on how to properly tackle them.

Overview:

  • Research data lifecycle

  • Data Management Plan

  • FAIR-Principles

  • Metadata

  • File naming and organization of data

  • Persistent Identifier

  • Preservation

  • Publication

  • Service and infrastructure offered at RWTH Aachen University

Note:

 

The content of this online course correspond to the face-to-face seminar "Research Data Management - an Overview" and is required for the „Workshop zum Management von Forschungsdaten (FDM II-kompakt)“ as well as in the FDM II-modular sessions.

After registration you will receive the link to the learning room (in RWTHmoodle). For the login, you will need your RWTH username and password. You could start the course at any time in 2022. You will need about 120 minutes for completion.

As researcher of RWTH Aachen University you can request a certificate of attendance for this course.

Target Audience

doctoral students and research of RWTH Aachen University

Appointments

Number:2022-WIP-012
Date:

The course is available in the complete year 2022 and can be taken at any time. Processing time approx. 120 minutes.

Course Coordinator:Team Forschungsdatenmanagement an der RWTH Aachen University
Slots: up to 300
Registration:RWTH-SingleSignOn

For external registration please contact organizational matter