Advanced Quantitative Research Methods

Summer School

Instructor: Dr. Na Fu, Dublin City University

Dublin City University, Glasnevin, Dublin 9 09:00 :: 22nd May 2014

DCU LiNK Research Institute
22 and 23 May

Places are limited on each day of this course and are only reserved with receipt of payment. Fees: Please see below

The Summer School is designed to provide PhD students and researchers in the social science area with systematic training in advanced quantitative research methods using SPSS and AMOS. After the summer school you will be able to understand a range of quantitative research methods and apply these techniques to your own data analysis journey.

Topics:
• Day 1: Research design, sampling, data screening, reliability, validity, and factor analysis
• Day 2: Multiple linear regression, mediation, moderation and moderated mediation test

Audience: Ph.D. students and researchers in the social science area who require advanced know-how in the analysis of quantitative data. A basic knowledge of SPSS would be ideal. Beginners are welcome.

Fees:
€75 to attend the course for one day only; €130 for the two-day course (9am – 5pm for both days)*
*Fees include access to PC with required software installed, training course materials, tea/coffee and a light lunch
Registration: Places are limited on each day of this course and are only reserved with receipt of payment

Dr. Na Fu, Dublin City University: Na is an IRCHSS postdoctoral research fellow at Dublin City University and is a member of LINK Research Institute. Na received her BA in Engineering from Northeastern University (China) and a Doctoral Degree from Dublin City University in 2011. Na specialises in quantitative research methods and provides expertise and advice to PhD students and colleagues in diverse fields, e.g. psychology, management, accounting, sports science, education studies, and computing science. Her research has received a number of international and national awards including AOM Best Paper Award, IAM Best Paper Award, and Emerald PhD Thesis Award. Contact: Dr Na Fu for any enquiries at na.fu@dcu.ie. Alternatively contact Dr. Edel Conway at edel.conway@dcu.ie.

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