Secondary analysis workshop: Day 1: Finding and evaluating data for your research

6 March 2014
University of Essex

This day-long workshop will explore how research questions can be explored with data from the UK Data Service.

It is designed to complement the workshop on starting analysis of secondary survey data held on the 7 March 2014.

The focus will be on:

  • clarifying your research question
  • understanding different data types
  • using the UK Data Service Discover tool to locate data
  • evaluating data for your research purposes

This session will use a mixture of presentation, group work and hands-on computing sessions using the UK Data Service website to explore these issues. Participants will also get the opportunity to provide feedback on the site with Service staff.

Costs are:
UK Students: £30
UK Academic staff (including research centres), ESRC researchers, voluntary and public sector staff: £60
Commercial and others: £150

This workshop is now full but if you would like to be added to the waiting list please complete the booking form.


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