March 2017
School-to-work transition and well-being in Australia

Thursday, 2 March 2017 - 2:15pm to 3:15pm

The school-to-work transition is a demanding period within the life course. This is because young people are required to make a number of significant and long-lasting decisions regarding their education and employment during their adolescent years (... more
Complexity Thinking for Complex Evaluations

Monday, 6 March 2017 - 12:30pm

Experience tells us that our working environments are made up of constantly changing circumstances set against a backdrop of diverse – and often contrasting – stakeholder opinions and goals. This perennial reality is challenging enough... more
Defining Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) - How does Australia’s most prevalent brain affliction remain invisible to meaningful intervention?

Tuesday, 7 March 2017 - 12:45pm to 1:45pm

Despite more than four decades of evidence and awareness strategies from North American research, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders remain an ongoing, yet preventable, disability among Australian born children.  Its effects are significant,... more
Course - Understanding Data

Tuesday, 28 March 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
Spatial Mobility, Families and Gender Inequality in the Labour Market Symposium

Tuesday, 28 March 2017 - 12:30pm to Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 4:30pm

Despite considerable declines in labour market gender inequality, differences against women in terms of pay, work hours, over-qualification and promotion opportunities still remain. Gender inequalities permeate household relocation and mobility... more
Course - Recognising Differences

Tuesday, 28 March 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
Course - Understanding Relationships

Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 9:00am to 12:30pm

Module B2 – Understanding Relationships  (½ day 9:00 am - 12:30 pm) Purpose To provide participants with an understanding of the different statistical methods available for understanding relationships between... more
Course - Recognising Changes

Wednesday, 29 March 2017 - 1:30pm to 5:00pm

Module B3 – Recognising Changes   (½ day 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm) Purpose To provide participants with an understanding of the varying methods of analysis to calculate differences between groups as well as... more
April 2017
Course - Gathering Qualitative Data

Tuesday, 18 April 2017 (All day) to Wednesday, 19 April 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
May 2017
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