This workshop is the first of a two-part series on SPSS. SPSS is a statistical software package that is widely used by scientists throughout the social sciences for analysis of quantitative data.
Please note: This workshop focuses on using the point-and-click method for using SPSS; the syntax/code method will be introduced briefly.
- Navigating SPSS
- Entering and importing data (such as text and Excel files)
- Defining variables (defining and labeling codes, selecting appropriate levels of measurement)
- Manipulating and transforming data (selecting cases and splitting files; recoding and computing variables)
- Running descriptive statistics
- Generating simple graphs
We update the schedule throughout the semester, so check back to see if we have a session that works for you. You can also let us know what you are looking for by filling out our survey here. We also encourage you to check out online video training available for FREE to the university community – Linkedin Learning.
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