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Tuesday, 27th May 2014

Time: 9:30AM - 12:30PM
Location: Rm 104, Social Sciences North Building (Computer Training Suite)

Tuesday, 23rd September 2014

Time: 9:30AM - 12:30PM
Location: Rm 151, Computer Lab 1, Central Library

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IBM SPSS - Advanced: Structural Equation Modelling using AMOS

Course description

This hands-on computer workshop is an introduction to structural equation modelling (SEM) using Amos software. Structural equation modelling is a family of statistical techniques aimed to build and test more complex statistical models. It can be used as a more powerful and general alternative to multiple regression, path analysis and factor analysis (which in fact can be seen as special cases of SEM).


! IMPORTANT
This course is under great demand. If your circumstances change and you cannot attend, please cancel your enrolment as quickly as possible.

Type of course

Hands-on computer course

Presenters

Pawel Skuza
eResearch@Flinders

Who should attend

Staff and research higher degree students

What you will learn

  • Main features of the Amos software
  • Basics and assumptions of SEM
  • Multiple regression and path models
  • Assessing model fit
  • Modifying a SEM model
  • Confirmatory factor analysis 

Prerequisites / assumed knowledge

Preferably participants should attend Introduction to SPSS, Introduction to Statistical AnalysisIntermediate SPSS: Understanding Your Data and Checking Assumptions and Intermediate SPSS: Correlation and Multiple Regression (or have an understanding of concepts/skills covered in those two introductory courses) before enrolling in this workshop.