Past events

2020 Past events

November 26-27

Programming with MATLAB

Online
November 25-27

Intermediate Statistics with R: Regression Analysis

The thrilling sequel to the extremely popular 'Basic Statistics with R' takes statistics to the next level! Amanda shakes it up in this three half day workshop introducing various types of regression models in a non-technical way and demonstrates their practical application in R. The workshop will provide plenty of opportunities to gain hands-on experience and access support from our expert statisticians.

Online
November 25

Managing Data Capture and surveys in REDCap

Online
November 24

Power analysis for non-normally distributed traits

Online
November 11-13

Basic Statistics with R

Learn a simple yet powerful way to design and carry out statistical analyses in R - like a real statistician! This three half day workshop introduces statistical concepts in a non-technical way and emphasises their practical application in R. The workshop will provide plenty of opportunities to gain hands-on experience and access support from our expert statisticians.. This course is very popular so book early.

Online
November 10

Multivariate analyses

Online
November 9

SPSS 3: Statistical techniques to explore relationships between variables

Online
November 5-6

Data Manipulation and Visualization in R

Online
November 4

Variant detection and genotype calling using GATK

Online
November 2

SPSS 2: Introduction to statistical techniques to compare groups

Online
October 26

SPSS: Introduction

Online
October 22-23

Excel for Researchers

Online
October 22

Exploring and Predicting Using Linear Regression in R

Online
October 20-21

Data Entry and Processing in SPSS

Online
October 20

The heritability of Nematodirus egg counts using a mixture model

Online
October 20-21

Data Entry and Processing in SPSS

Online
October 16

Statistical Comparisons using R

Online
October 7

Generalised linear models and the analysis of count data

Online
September 29

Genomic prediction

Online
September 28

SPSS: Introduction

Online
September 16

General linear models and the estimation of genetic parameters

Online
September 14

Using SQL and Databases

Online
September 14

SPSS 2: Intro to statistical techniques to compare groups

Online
September 10-11

Programming with R

Online
September 7-8

Collecting Web Data

Online
September 7

SPSS 3: Intro to statistical techniques to explore relationships between variables

Online
August 27-28

Programming with Python

Online
August 24

SPSS: Introduction

Online
August 19-21

3 half-day sessions,1-5pm daily

Basic Statistics with R

Learn a simple yet powerful way to design and carry out analyses in R.

This workshop introduces statistical concepts in a non technical way and emphasises their practical application in R. Participants will have plenty of opportunities to gain hands-on experience and access in-class support.

The R package will be used within the user-friendly R-Studio interface.

Online
August 19-20

Data Manipulation and Visualisation with R

Online
August 17-18

Excel for Researchers

Online
August 11A showcase of Data Analysis in Python and R: A case study using COVID-19 dataOnline
August 7

Managing Data Capture and surveys in REDCap

Online
July 23-24
Programming with R
Online
July 16-17

Excel for Researchers

Online
July 14Start Coding without Hesitation - Programming Languages ShowdownOnline
July 6

SPSS 3: Intro to statistical techniques to explore relationships between variables

Online
July 3

Data Manipulation and Visualisation in Python

Online
June 29SPSS 2: Intro to statistical techniques to compare groupsOnline
June 22SPSS: IntroductionOnline
May 11 - June 21

Introductory Statistics Online

This six week online course introduces students to the basics of applied statistics used in disciplines including psychology, biology, medicine, health, engineering, business, sociology and the arts. The three main areas of study are descriptive statistics, probability distributions and statistical inference.

The SPSS statistical computing package is an integral part of the course.

Online
June 15-16Programming with PythonOnline
June 11-12Data Manipulation and Visualisation with ROnline
June 4- 5
Programming with R
Online
May 25SPSS 3: Intro to statistical techniques to explore relationships between variables Online
May 15
Data Capture and surveys in REDCap SPSS3: Intro to statistical techniques to explore relationships between variablesOnline
May 11
SPSS: Introduction
Online
May 7-8

Excel for Researchers

Online
April 20SPSS: IntroductionOnline
April 17

Programming with Python

Online
February 20-21

Basic Statistics with R

Learn a simple yet powerful way to design and carry out analyses in R.

This workshop introduces statistical concepts in a non technical way and emphasises their practical application in R. Participants will have plenty of opportunities to gain hands-on experience and access in-class support.

The R package will be used within the user-friendly R-Studio interface.

Bundoora
February 19

Excel Fu for Researchers

Bundoora
February 12

Managing Data Capture and Surveys in REDCap

Bundoora

2019 Past events

December 6

Sample Size Calculation Workshop
Using free software for sample size and statistical power calculations

G*Power is a free statistical software package for power and sample size analysis. It offers point-and-click functionality and covers a wide variety of statistical tests.

The workshop includes concepts of statistical power and relevant statistical tests presented in a non-technical way. Designed to be hands-on, the workshop focuses on the practical application of statistical methods.

Bundoora
October 21– December 1

Introductory Statistics Online

This six week online course introduces students to the basics of applied statistics used in disciplines including psychology, biology, medicine, health, engineering, business, sociology and the arts. The three main areas of study are descriptive statistics, probability distributions and statistical inference.

The SPSS statistical computing package is an integral part of the course.

Online
November 22

Introduction to Programming using Matlab

Bundoora
November 21

Intermediate to Advanced Programming in Python

Bundoora
November 14

Intermediate to Advanced Programming in R

Bundoora
November 11

Managing Data Capture and surveys in REDCap

Bundoora
October 31SPSS 3: Introduction to statistical techniques to explore relationships between variablesBundoora
October 24

Excel Fu for Researchers

Bundoora
October 22SPSS: IntroductionBundoora
October 17SPSS 2: Introduction to statistical techniques to compare groupsOnline
October 4

Software Carpentry  -  Introduction to R

Bendigo
October 3

Excel Fu for Researchers

Bendigo
October 2

Managing Data Capture and surveys in REDCap

Bendigo
September 25SPSS: IntroductionOnline
September 13

Using Databases and SQL

Bundoora
September 5

Programming with R

Bundoora
August 28

SPSS 3: Introduction to statistical techniques to explore relationships between variables

Bundoora
August 21

Introduction to Programming with Python

Bundoora
August 21SPSS: IntroductionBundoora
August 7

Managing Data Capture and Surveys in REDCap

Bundoora
July 25-26

Basic Statistics with R

Learn a simple yet powerful way to design and carry out analyses in R.

This workshop introduces statistical concepts in a non technical way and emphasises their practical application in R. Participants will have plenty of opportunities to gain hands-on experience and access in-class support.

The R package will be used within the user-friendly R-Studio interface.

Bundoora
July 25

SPSS: Introduction

Bundoora
July 23

Software Carpentry - Introduction to Programming with R

Bundoora
July 16

Excel Fu: Excel for Researchers

Bundoora
July 11-12

Basic Statistics with STATA

Learn a simple yet powerful way to design and carry out analyses in STATA.

This workshop introduces statistical concepts in a non-technical way and emphasises their practical application in STATA. Participants will have plenty of opportunities to gain hands-on experience and access in-class support.

Bundoora
June 21

Data Manipulation and Visualisation in Python

Bundoora
June 14

Software Carpentry - Introduction to programming with Python

Bundoora
June 13

Data Manipulation and Visualisation with R

Bundoora
June 4

Software Carpentry - Introduction to R

Bundoora
May 27

SPSS 2: Introduction to statistical techniques to compare groups

This SPSS session is for participants who have completed the introductory SPSS 1 session or have equivalent knowledge.

Online
May 17

Excel Fu for Researchers

Do you have large amounts of data that is messy, incomplete and contains errors?  During this workshop you will learn how to use Excel to import, sort, filter, copy, protect, transform, summarise, merge, and visualise research data.

Bundoora
May 13

SPSS: Introduction

This SPSS session is for beginners and introduces the basics of SPSS software and quantitative data analysis.

Bundoora
May 6

SPSS 2: Introduction to statistical techniques to compare groups

This SPSS session is for participants who have completed the introductory SPSS 1 session or have equivalent knowledge.

Bundoora
April 30

Excel Fu for Researchers

Do you have large amounts of data that is messy, incomplete and contains errors?  During this workshop you will learn how to use Excel to import, sort, filter, copy, protect, transform, summarise, merge, and visualise research data.

Albury-Wodonga
April    15

SPSS: Introduction

This SPSS session is for beginners and introduces the basics of SPSS software and quantitative data analysis.

Online
March 25

SPSS: Introduction

This SPSS session is for beginners and introduces the basics of SPSS software and quantitative data analysis.

Bundoora
March 22

Introduction to Programming using MATLAB

MATLAB is an incredibly powerful programming environment with a rich set of analysis toolkits optimized for solving engineering and scientific problems.Built-in graphics make it easy to visualize and gain insights from data and a vast library of prebuilt toolboxes lets you get started right away with algorithms essential to your domain.

Bundoora
March 8

Software Carpentry - Intro to R

R is quickly gaining popularity as a programming language of choice for statisticians, data scientists and researchers.

R can be challenging to learn, especially for people with limited programming experience. This introductory workshop will help you get started.

Bundoora
February 20-21

Basic Statistics with R

Learn a simple yet powerful way to design and carry out analyses in R.

This workshop introduces statistical concepts in a non technical way and emphasises their practical application in R. Participants will have plenty of opportunities to gain hands-on experience and access in-class support.

The R package will be used within the user-friendly R-Studio interface.

Bundoora
February 19

Excel Fu for Researchers

Learn how to use Excel to import, sort, filter, copy, protect, transform, summarise, merge, and visualise research data.

Bundoora
February 12Managing Data Capture and surveys in REDCap

Application is by expression of interest.
Bundoora

2018 Past events

December 14

G*Power Workshop: Sample size analysis for researchers

G*Power is a free statistical software package for power and sample size analysis. It offers point-and-click functionality and covers a wide variety of statistical tests.

Presented by the Statistics Consultancy Platform, this full day G*Power workshop includes concepts of statistical power and relevant statistical tests presented in a non-technical way. Designed to be hands-on, the workshop focuses on the practical application of statistical methods.

Bundoora
November 30

Intermediate to Advanced Programming in Python

Join us for this live coding workshop where we write programs that produce results, using the researcher-focused training modules from the highly regarded Software Carpentry Foundation (https://software-carpentry.org/)

You will learn: - Advanced programming concepts and techniques in Python.
- Dataframes in Python using the Pandas library.
- Visualisation in Python using the Seaborn and the Matplotlib libraries.
- How to blend code, output and documentation with Jupyter notebooks.

Bundoora
November 29

Intermediate to Advanced Programming in R

Join us for this live coding workshop where we write programs that produce results, using the researcher-focused training modules from the highly regarded Software Carpentry Foundation (https://software-carpentry.org/)

You will learn:

- Advanced programming concepts and techniques in R.
- Dataframe manipulation in R using the dplyr and tidyr packages.
- Visualisation in R using the ggplot2 package.
- Best practices for writing code in R using RStudio.

Bundoora
November 15

Excel Fu for Researchers

Data rarely comes in the form you require. Often it is messy and incomplete. And sometimes there's too much of it. In this workshop we'll use one of the most widespread data wrangling tools, Microsoft Excel, to import, sort, filter, copy, protect, transform, summarise, merge, and visualise research data.

Bendigo
November 7

Managing Data Capture and surveys in REDCap

Would you like to enable secure and reliable data collection forms and manage online surveys? Would your study benefit from web-based data entry? This workshop will introduce you to REDCap, a rapidly evolving web tool developed by researchers for researchers. It features free, unlimited survey distribution functionality and a sophisticated export module with support for all standard statistical programs.

Bundoora
October 25

Introduction to GraphPad Prism 7
This training session is an introduction to GraphPad Prism 7, covering the basics required for a researcher to analyse, graph and present your research data.

Bundoora
October 22

SPSS 3: Introduction to statistical techniques to explore relationships between variables

This session is for participants who have completed an introductory SPSS session or have equivalent knowledge. Learn how to choose the right statistic, types of statistical analysis available depending on variable types and research questions/objectives, correlation analysis (Pearson coefficient, Spearman), Chi square, partial correlation, standard multiple regression and logistic regression.

Bundoora
October 8

SPSS 2: Introduction to statistical techniques to compare groups

This SPSS session is for participants who have completed the introductory SPSS session or have equivalent knowledge. In this session, we will discuss:

  • how to choose  the right statistic
  • the main types of statistical analysis available depending on variable types and research questions/objectives
  • t-tests
  • one-way ANOVA
  • two-way ANOVA
  • Some useful statistical terminology such as level of significance, types of error, and the difference between statistical significance and effect size will also be discussed.
 Bundoora
October 4

Software Carpentry - Introduction to programming with Python

In this live coding workshop you will learn:

  • Programming concepts and techniques.
  • Basic syntax, control structures and data types in Python.
  • How to import powerful libraries that support numerical analysis
    (NumPy) and visualisation (Matplotlib)
  • approaches to debugging, testing and defensive programming.
  • How to blend code, output and documentation with Jupyter
    notebooks.
Bundoora
September 26-27

Basic Statistics with R

Learn a simple yet powerful way to design and carry out analyses in R.

This workshop introduces statistical concepts in a non technical way and emphasises their practical application in R. Participants will have plenty of opportunities to gain hands-on experience and access in-class support. The R package will be used within the user-friendly R-Studio interface.

Bundoora
September 21

Managing Data Capture and surveys in REDCap

This course will introduce you to REDCap, a rapidly evolving web tool developed by researchers for researchers. REDCap features a high level of security, and a high degree of customizability for your forms and advanced user access control. It also features free, unlimited survey distribution functionality and a sophisticated export module with support for all standard statistical programs.

Bundoora
September 17

SPSS: Introduction

This SPSS session is for beginners and introduces the basics of SPSS software and quantitative data analysis. In this hands-on session, participants will learn how to:

  • start a new file in SPSS
  • create a codebook
  • define and create variables
  • import data from Excel, clean data and check for errors
  • obtain descriptive statistics
  • assess data normality
  • create graphs
  • manipulate and transform variables (e.g. to add total scores of a scale)
  • check the reliability of a scale.
Bundoora
September 12

Software Carpentry - Intro to R

R is quickly gaining popularity as a programming language of choice for statisticians, data scientists and researchers. It has an excellent ecosystem, including the powerful RStudio development environment and the Shiny web application framework. Getting started with R can be challenging, particularly if you've never programmed before. That's where this introductory course comes in. Join us for a live coding workshop where we write programs that produce results, using the researcher-focused training modules from the highly regarded Software Carpentry Foundation ( software-carpentry.org).

Bundoora
September 6

SPSS 2: Introduction to statistical techniques to compare groups

This SPSS session is for participants who have completed the introductory SPSS session or have equivalent knowledge. In this session, we will discuss:

  • how to choose  the right statistic
  • the main types of statistical analysis available    depending on variable types and research questions/objectives
  • t-tests
  • one-way ANOVA
  • two-way ANOVA

Some useful statistical terminology such as level of significance, types of error, and the difference between statistical significance and effect size will also be discussed.

Bundoora
August 20 & 27

SPSS: Introduction

This SPSS session is for beginners and introduces the basics of SPSS software and quantitative data analysis. In this hands-on session, participants will learn how to:

  • start a new file in SPSS
  • create a codebook
  • define and create variables
  • import data from Excel, clean data and check for errors
  • obtain descriptive statistics
  • assess data normality
  • create graphs
  • manipulate and transform variables (e.g. to add total scores of a scale)
  • check the reliability of a scale.
Bundoora & online
July 24

Excel Fu for Researchers

Data rarely comes in the form you require. Often it is messy and incomplete. And sometimes there's too much of it. In this workshop we'll use one of the most widespread data wrangling tools, Microsoft Excel, to import, sort, filter, copy, protect, transform, summarise, merge, and visualise research data.

Bundoora
June 4 - July 16

Introductory Statistics Online This six week online course introduces students to the basics of applied statistics used in disciplines including psychology, biology, medicine, health, engineering, business, sociology and the arts. The three main areas of study are descriptive statistics, probability distributions and statistical inference.

The SPSS statistical computing package is an integral part of the course.

Online
June 29

Intermediate to Advanced Programming in R

R is quickly gaining popularity as a programming language of choice for statisticians, data scientists and researchers. Join us for this coding workshop to learn advanced programming concepts and techniques in R, dataframe manipulation using the dplyr and tidyr packages, visualisation using the ggplot2 package and best practices for writing code in RStudio.

Bundoora
June 21

Introduction to Programming with Python

In this live coding workshop you will learn:

  • Programming concepts and techniques.
  • Basic syntax, control structures and data types in Python.
  • How to import powerful libraries that support numerical analysis
    (NumPy) and visualisation (Matplotlib)
  • approaches to debugging, testing and defensive programming.
  • How to blend code, output and documentation with Jupyter
    notebooks.
Bendigo
 June 15

Introduction to Programming in R

R is quickly gaining popularity as a programming language of choice for statisticians, data scientists and researchers. But getting started with R can be challenging, particularly if you've never programmed before. Join us for this coding workshop to learn programming concepts and techniques; basic syntax, control structures and data types in R; how to load external data into R; ways to visualise data and best practices for writing code in R.

 Bundoora
 June   6-7

Basic Statistics with R

Learn a simple yet powerful way to design and carry out analyses in R.

This workshop introduces statistical concepts in a non technical way and emphasises their practical application in R. Participants will have plenty of opportunities to gain hands-on experience and access in-class support. The R package will be used within the user-friendly R-Studio interface.

 Bundoora
 June 5

Introduction to Programming with Matlab

MATLAB is a powerful programming environment with a rich set of analysis toolkits. Join us for this live coding workshop where we write programs that produce results, using the researcher-focused training modules from the highly regarded Software Carpentry Foundation ( software-carpentry.org).

 Bundoora
 June 4

SPSS 3: Introduction to statistical techniques to explore relationships between variables

This session is for participants who have completed an introductory SPSS session or have equivalent knowledge. Learn how to choose the right statistic, types of statistical analysis available depending on variable types and research questions/objectives, correlation analysis (Pearson coefficient, Spearman), Chi square, partial correlation, standard multiple regression and logistic regression.

 Bundoora
 May 23

Excel Fu for Researchers

Data rarely comes in the form you require. Often it is messy and incomplete. And sometimes there's too much of it. In this workshop we'll use one of the most widespread data wrangling tools, Microsoft Excel, to import, sort, filter, copy, protect, transform, summarise, merge, and visualise research data.

 Bundoora
 May 14

SPSS 2: Introduction to Statistical Techniques to Compare Groups

This SPSS session introduces participants to statistical techniques to compare groups, including t-tests, ANOVA and MANOVA. It is designed for those who have completed the introductory SPSS session or have equivalent knowledge.

 Online
 May 11Data Visualisation with Google Fusion Tables

Do you have data in different forms that you want to compare directly? Do you want to show your data on a map to improve your research message? 

This workshop will introduce you to data visualisation techniques using hands-on activities in Google Fusion Tables. It is ideal for those who work with large data sets and want to convey their research outcomes clearly and persuasively in a visual manner.
 Bundoora
 May 8 Managing Data Capture and surveys in REDCap

Would you like to enable secure and reliable data collection forms and manage online surveys? Would your study benefit from web-based data entry?

This workshop will introduce you to REDCap, a rapidly evolving web tool developed by researchers for researchers. It features free, unlimited survey distribution functionality and a sophisticated export module with support for all standard statistical programs.
 Bundoora
 May 7

SPSS 1: Introduction

This SPSS session introduces participants to SPSS software, types of variables, creating a data file, descriptive statistics, graphs, and checking the reliability of a scale. It is designed for beginners and introduces the basics of SPSS software and quantitative data analysis.

 Bundoora
 May 4

Cleaning and Exploring your data with Open Refine

Do you have messy data from multiple inconsistent sources, or open-responses to questionnaires? Do you want to improve the quality of your data by refining it and using the power of the internet? In this workshop we'll work through the various features of Refine, including importing data, faceting, clustering, and calling remote APIs, by working on a fictional but plausible humanities research project.

 Bundoora
 April 23

SPSS 1: Introduction

This SPSS session introduces participants to SPSS software, types of variables, creating a data file, descriptive statistics, graphs, and checking the reliability of a scale. It is designed for beginners and introduces the basics of SPSS software and quantitative data analysis.

 Bundoora
 April 16

Software Carpentry - Intro to R

R is quickly gaining popularity as a programming language of choice for statisticians, data scientists and researchers. It has an excellent ecosystem, including the powerful RStudio development environment and the Shiny web application framework. Getting started with R can be challenging, particularly if you've never programmed before. That's where this introductory course comes in. Join us for a live coding workshop where we write programs that produce results, using the researcher-focused training modules from the highly regarded Software Carpentry Foundation ( software-carpentry.org).

 Bundoora
 April 16

SPSS 2: Introduction to Statistical Techniques to Compare Groups

This SPSS session introduces participants to statistical techniques to compare groups, including t-tests, ANOVA and MANOVA. It is designed for those who have completed the introductory SPSS session or have equivalent knowledge.

 Bundoora
 March 20 Using Databases and SQL

This 3 hour workshop provides an introduction to using Structured Query Language (SQL) - the standard means for reading from and writing to databases - to extract, sort and filter data from a database. It also covers topics such as calculating new values, aggregating data, and combining data from multiple tables. It is especially useful to those needing to obtain data from an existing database, or finding that their data has outgrown the limits of spreadsheet or text files.
 Bundoora
 February 28 - March 1

Basic Statistics with R

Learn a simple yet powerful way to design and carry out analyses in R in this 1.5 day workshop.

Bundoora
February 20Managing Data Capture and Surveys in REDCap

This course will introduce you to REDCap, a rapidly evolving web tool developed by researchers for researchers. REDCap features a high level of security, and a high degree of customizability for your forms and advanced user access control. It also features free, unlimited survey distribution functionality and a sophisticated export module with support for all standard statistical programs.
Bundoora

2017 Past events

November 21

Introduction to Longitudinal and Repeated Measures Data Analyses

Learn how to formulate and evaluate a model and to present results mathematically and graphically in this hands-on workshop.

Bundoora
November 13

SPSS 3: Introduction to statistical techniques to explore relationships between variables

This session will introduce participants to techniques that explore relationships between variables, including correlation, partial correlation, standard multiple regression and logistic regression.

Bundoora
October 16

SPSS 1: Introduction

This SPSS session is for beginners and introduces the basics of SPSS software and quantitative data analysis.

Bundoora
September 18

SPSS 2: Introduction to Statistical Techniques to Compare Groups

This session will introduce participants to statistical techniques to compare groups, including t-tests, ANOVA and MANOVA.

Bundoora
August 7 -
September 18

Introductory Statistics Online

This six week course introduces students to the basics of applied statistics used in disciplines including psychology, biology, medicine, health, engineering, business, sociology and the arts. The three main areas of study are descriptive statistics, probability distributions and statistical inference.

The SPSS statistical computing package is an integral part of the course.

Online
September 5
Excel Fu for Researchers

Learn how to use Excel to import, sort, filter, copy, protect, transform, summarise, merge, and visualise research data.
Bundoora
August 21
SPSS 1: Introduction

This SPSS session is for beginners and introduces the basics of SPSS software and quantitative data analysis.
Online
August 17
Excel Fu for Researchers

Learn how to use Excel to import, sort, filter, copy, protect, transform, summarise, merge and visualise research data.
Mildura
August 16

Software Carpentry - Introduction to programming with Python

This one day workshop is aimed at researchers and research students. Participants will learn how to code in the Python programming language, a popular language for scientific computing.

Mildura
August 14

SPSS 1: Introduction

This SPSS session is for beginners and introduces the basics of SPSS software and quantitative data analysis.

Bundoora
August 8

Software Carpentry with R

R is quickly gaining popularity as a programming language of choice for statisticians, data scientists and researchers.

R can be challenging to learn, especially for people with limited programming experience. This introductory workshop will help you get started.

Bundoora

June 21

Excel Fu for Researchers

Learn how to use Excel to import, sort, filter, copy, protect, transform, summarise, merge, and visualise research data.

Bendigo

May 1 - June 19

Introductory Statistics Online

The Statistics Consultancy Platform is trialling an online introductory statistics course open to La Trobe Higher Degree by Research (HDR) students.

This six week course introduces students to the basics of applied statistics used in disciplines including psychology, biology, medicine, health, engineering, business, sociology and the arts. The three main areas of study are descriptive statistics, probability distributions and statistical inference. The SPSS statistical computing package is an integral part of the course.

Online
June 5

SPSS 3: Introduction to Statistical Techniques to Explore Relationships Between Variables

This session is for participants who have completed an introductory SPSS session or have equivalent knowledge.

 
Bundoora
May 31

Excel Fu for Researchers

Learn how to use Excel to import, sort, filter, copy, protect, transform, summarise, merge, and visualise research data.

Bundoora
May 15

SPSS 2: Introduction to Statistical Techniques to Compare Groups

This SPSS session is for participants who have completed the introductory SPSS 1 session or have equivalent knowledge.

Bundoora
May 1

SPSS 1: Introduction

This SPSS session is for beginners and introduces the basics of SPSS software and quantitative data analysis.

Online

2016 Past events

December 5-6

Statistics in research

This 2 day course is a practical, hands-on workshop aimed at novice researchers, research students, teaching/research staff and clinicians with a research interest. Day 1 introduces basic research methods and statistics. Day 2 extends on the methods and statistics covered on the first day.

Participants are encouraged to bring and share their own research or case studies to make this learning relevant.

Albury-Wodonga
December 5-6

Software carpentry with R

R is quickly gaining popularity as a programming language of choice for statisticians, data scientists and researchers. It has an excellent ecosystem including the powerful RStudio development environment and the Shiny web application framework. However, getting started with R can be challenging, particularly if you've never programmed before. Join us for this live coding workshop where we write programs that produce results, using the researcher-focused training modules from the highly regarded Software Carpentry Foundation.

Learn programming concepts and techniques; basic syntax, control structures and data types in R; how to load external data into R; ways to visualise data and best practices for writing code in R.

Bundoora