May 2017
It's cheaper to give someone housing than to keep them homeless

Thursday, 4 May 2017 - 2:45pm to 3:45pm

Brisbane Common Ground (BCG) is a model of permanent supportive housing designed as a solution to chronic homelessness. Established as part of the 2008 national agenda to reduce the incidence of homelessness, BCG consists of 146 self-contained units... more
Course - Stata: An introduction

Monday, 15 May 2017 - 9:00am to 12:30pm

Module D4 – Stata: An Introduction  (½ day 9:00 am - 12:30 pm) This module is designed for people who have little to no previous knowledge or experience of STATA. On completing this module, participants will be... more
Course – Stata: Code and graphics

Monday, 15 May 2017 - 1:30pm to 5:00pm

Module D5 – Stata: Code and graphics  (½ day 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm) This module is designed for people who are familiar with the STATA operating environment. On completing this module, participants will be able to... more
Course - Building Statistical Models

Tuesday, 16 May 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, 17 May 2017 (All day)

Module C1 – Modelling Cross-Sectional Data (2 days, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm) Purpose The course will provide participants with an understanding of regression and introduce participants to the analysis of cross-sectional data. This... more
Advanced Indigenous Development Programming Course

Monday, 29 May 2017 - 9:00am to Friday, 2 June 2017 - 5:00pm

This five day short course will support staff working in Indigenous Affairs to build their proficiency to work developmentally. What will you learn? Participants will develop skills in analysing context, engaging community, solving problems,... more
June 2017
Course - Introduction to Leximancer

Wednesday, 7 June 2017 - 9:00am to 5:00pm

Module D1 – Introduction to Leximancer (1 day, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm) This session is designed for new users of Leximancer. It is a hands-on introduction which starts by covering the basic operations of the system. Participants will... more
Course - Leximancer Next Steps

Thursday, 8 June 2017 (All day)

Module D2 – Leximancer Next Steps (1 day 9:00 am - 5:00 pm ) This module is designed for people who are familiar with using Leximancer and who want to take their skills to the next level, building on the concepts learnt in... more
Course - Understanding Social Cost-Benefit Analysis

Tuesday, 20 June 2017 (All day)

Module A4 - Understanding Social Cost-Benefit Analysis  (1 day 9:00 am - 5:00 pm ) Purpose The purpose of this module is for participants to develop a basic understanding of cost-benefit analysis (CBA) techniques... more
Course - Doing Social Cost-Benefits Analysis

Tuesday, 20 June 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, 21 June 2017 (All day)

Module B4 – Doing Social Cost-Benefits Analysis   (2 days 9:00 am - 5:00 pm) Purpose The purpose of this module is to equip the participant with a basic understanding and working knowledge of the necessary... more
July 2017
Course - Gathering Qualitative Data

Tuesday, 4 July 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, 5 July 2017 (All day)

Module A3 - Gathering Qualitative Data (2 days 9:00 am - 5:00 pm ) Purpose The purpose of this module is to provide an introduction to how and why qualitative research approaches are used. It will outline the qualitative... more
Course - Stata: An introduction

Monday, 17 July 2017 - 9:00am to 12:30pm

Module D4 – Stata: An Introduction  (½ day 9:00 am - 12:30 pm) This module is designed for people who have little to no previous knowledge or experience of STATA. On completing this module, participants will be... more
Course – Stata: Code and graphics

Monday, 17 July 2017 - 1:30pm to 5:00pm

Module D5 – Stata: Code and graphics  (½ day 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm) This module is designed for people who are familiar with the STATA operating environment. On completing this module, participants will be able to... more
Course - Longitudinal Data Analysis: Introduction and Panel Regression Methods

Tuesday, 18 July 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, 19 July 2017 (All day)

Module C3 – Longitudinal Data Analysis: Intro and Panel Regression Methods  (2 days 9:00 am - 5:00 pm ) Purpose To provide participants with a thorough understanding of the structure, properties and uses of... more
August 2017
Course - Understanding Data

Tuesday, 8 August 2017 - 9:00am to 12:30pm

Module A1 - Understanding Data   (½ day 9:00 am - 12:30 pm) Purpose This module will provide an understanding of the basic concepts for organising and summarising the data that underlies all statistical methods.... more
Course - Recognising Differences

Tuesday, 8 August 2017 - 1:30pm to 5:00pm

Module B1 – Recognising Differences   (½ day 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm) Purpose The course will provide participants with an understanding of regression and introduce participants to the analysis of cross-sectional... more