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Chapter introducing research data management and data management planning, explaining basic concepts on:

  • research data, social science data, (sensitive) personal data and FAIR principles
  • data management and data management plans (DMP)
  • the content elements that make up a DMP
Learning outcome(s)

After completing this module you should be:

  • Familiar with concepts such as (sensitive) personal data and FAIR principles;

  • Aware of what data management and a data management plan (DMP) are and why they are important;

  • Familiar with the content elements that make up a DMP;

  • Able to answer the DMP questions which are listed at the end of this chapter and adapt them to your own DMP.

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