TWO-DAY WORKSHOP ON SPSS (STATISTICAL PACKAGE FOR SOCIAL SCIENCE)

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Statistics forms an integral part of social science research. As students, researchers and practitioners in the area of social science, there is no getting away from numbers! SPSS – a statistical program, comes to the rescue here by making quantitative data much easier to deal with.

The objective of this 2 day workshop on SPSS is to help new users achieve a basic understanding of SPSS; as well as aid those who wish to take their knowledge of SPSS further.

Workshop Presenter: Prof. Neeraj Kaushik (NIT, Kurukshetra)

DAY 1

16th January, 2015

    • Introduction to SPSS (Types of files in SPSS; Data view, variable view) & Excel
    • Relevance of SPSS for Research
    • Various functions in SPSS (Split, Weight case, Select case, Multiple sorting, Recoding into same/different variable)
    • Data Entry in SPSS & Excel
    • Data Cleaning (Outlier analysis, Algo for missing frequency, improper codes etc.)
    • Objective wise analysis (Decision for type of statistical tools on the basis of objectives)

DAY 2

17th January, 2015

    • Simple & Multiple Regression
    • Assumptions of OLS Regression
    • Hypothesis tests: Parametric {t/z/F}
    • Non-parametric tests
    • Cross-tab & Chi square test
    • Linear Discriminant Analysis
    • Practical demonstration

Workshop Fee: INR 2000
(Fee includes Lunch, High-Tea and Delegate’s Kit. Payment details are given at the end of this document)

Last Date for Registration: Tuesday, 5th January, 2015

Contact Details for Workshop: Dr. Kakoli Sen ( kakoli.sen@gdgoenka.ac.in)
Professor and Associate Dean, School of Humanities and Social Science

Download Registration Form

School of Humanities and Social Science
Sohna Gurgaon Road, Haryana India
Phone: +91.124.331590
Email: info@gdgoenka.ac.in

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