Date and Time
16th Dec 2013 09:00 –– 16th Dec 2013 17:00
Location
University of Edinburgh

The Scottish Graduate School of Social Science in collaboration with AQMeN welcomes postgraduate research students to this advanced training event.

Workshop content

This one-day workshop will introduce multiple linear regression and logistic regression techniques of data analysis and provide examples of their application in education research. This workshop is designed for PhD students who use or will be using secondary data analysis in their research. Participants can bring their own data for the practical training.  

Topics covered

  • Principles of multiple linear regression and logistic regression
  • Running regression models using SPSS
  • Interpreting the results
  • Graphical presentation of the results  

Workshop structure

Presentations and practical training. 

 

Workshop instructors

Dr Cristina Iannelli, Senior Lecturer in Quantitative Methods, Moray House School of Education, University of Edinburgh
Dr Markus Klein, AQMeN researcher, Moray House School of Education, University of Edinburgh 

Requirements

Participation in this workshop requires prior knowledge of descriptive statistics and simple linear regression analysis and familiarity with SPSS.

The organiser of this event is Cristina Iannelli and further questions can be directed to her atC.Iannelli@ed.ac.uk

Students without pre-existing sources of funding for travel can apply for travel expenses to be reimbursed after the event.

The venue will be the Training Room 1.2 at the University of Edinburgh Main Library, George Square. A map is available here: http://www.ed.ac.uk/maps/?building=main-university-library

Registration

Please register for the event using Eventbrite.  

 

Last updated 18 Nov 2013 3:09pm