Statistics with SPSS 11-13 June 2019

The next Statistics with SPSS course will take place in the Daedalus building at UCD Belfield on 11-13 June. To register, click here or scroll below. Contact cstar@ucd.ie with any questions.

  • 11 June 2019: Managing your Data
  • 12 June 2019: An Introduction to Data Analysis
  • 13 June 2019: Linear and Logistic Regression
  • Costs: 1 day €300, 2 days €500 and 3 days €700

 

DAY 1: MANAGING YOUR DATA

  • Understanding project variables
  • Data coding and data dictionaries
  • Importing data to SPSS from Excel
  • Data manipulation in SPSS
  • Data checking and editing in SPSS
  • Descriptive statistics
  • Tabulating and graphing of data
  • Data management and archiving

 

DAY 2: AN INTRODUCTION TO DATA ANALYSIS

  • Sampling and study design
  • Describing associations and measures of risk
  • Hypothesis testing, statistical significance and confidence intervals
  • Statistical tests for two groups
  • Statistical tests for more than two groups
  • Non-parametric tests 

 

DAY 3: LINEAR AND LOGISTIC REGRESSION

  • Introduction to simple regression
  • Coding and categorical variables (dummy variables)
  • Model checking and residual analysis
  • Introduction to logistic regression
  • Model checking and the Hosmer-Lemeshow test
  • Model building and variable selection