Wednesday, 18th November 2015Time: 1:30PM - 4:30PM
Location: Rm 151, Computer Lab 1, Central Library
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IBM SPSS - Intermediate: Categorical Data Analysis
This course builds on the skills taught in the introductory courses and aims to introduce a few statistical tests that support the analysis of nominal and categorical data. Although this course is aimed to be practically orientated with extensive use of the IBM SPSS statistical package, theoretical considerations related to the selection of an appropriate statistical test as well as assumptions involved are addressed.
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
Who should attend
Staff and Research Higher Degree Students
What you will learn
• Pearson’s chi-square test
• Fisher’s exact test
• McNemar test
• Cochran’s Q test
• Introduction to Log-linear analysis (analysis of multiway frequency tables)
• Assumptions related to the statistical techniques listed above
• Use of syntax
Prerequisites / assumed knowledge
Preferably participants should attend Introduction to SPSS, Introduction to Statistical Analysis and Intermediate SPSS: Understanding Your Data and Checking Assumptions (or have an understanding of concepts/skills covered in those introductory courses) before enrolling in this workshop.