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MPhil Quantitative Methods


Date: 7 January 2014Time: 12:00 AM

Finishes: 18 March 2014Time: All Day

Venue: Room: TBC

Type of Event: Training

Series: Research Skills Courses

Brought to you by the Faculty of Law and Social Sciences, this 10-week course offers an introduction to quantitative research methods. Topics covered include survey design, sampling, descriptive statistics, graphs, hypothesis testing, correlation, and multivariate and logistic regression.

No previous knowledge of SPSS, mathematics or statistics is expected, but students are required to attend all lectures, which run throughout Term 2, (Tuesdays 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM) and accompanying computer lab sessions (Thursdays 1:00 - 2:30 PM for the introductory level or 2:30 - 4:00 PM for the intermediate level).

Any SOAS MPhil students are eligible to register for this course. If you wish to, please note that space will be limited and contact Dr Yenn Lee as soon as possible. For further details about the academic content of the course, please contact Professor Lawrence Saez.