Stream A – Dealing with Data (Introductory)

MFSAS Stream A introductory modules cover the basics of data and data collection.

These half day modules are designed for individuals with little or no previous training or experience in research methods and data.

 

Module A1 - Understanding Data   (½ day)

  • Types of data
  • Variability within data
  • Summarising data

Module overview

Next Workshops: 28 March, 2017 & 8 August, 2017 (9:00am - 12:30pm)
Cost: $330 (student discount 25%)

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Module A2 - Gathering Quantitative Data   (2 days)

  • Planning and designing a survey research project
  • Designing a questionnaire
  • Approaches to sampling
  • Collecting data
  • Data processing and analysis
  • Presenting and communicating results

Module overview

Next Workshop: 29-30 August 2017 (9:00am - 5:00pm daily)
Cost: $1100 (student discount 25%) 

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Module A3 - Gathering Qualitative Data   (2 days)

  • Qualitative research designs
  • Interviews and focus groups
  • Selecting participants

Module overview

Next Workshop: 18-19 April 2017 (9:00am - 5:00pm daily)
Cost: $1100 (student discount 25%)

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  • Understand rationale for Cost-Benefit Anaylsis (CBA)
  • Basic CBA processes and methods
  • Non-monetary CBAs
  • Social Return on Investment (SROI) and Social Impact Analysis (SIA)
  • Limitations of CBAs

Module overview

Next Workshop: 20 June 2017 (9:00am - 5.00pm)
Cost: $660 (student discount 25%)

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Can't attend these dates? No problem, just join our mailing list at mfsas@uq.edu.au. Tell us which module/s you're interested in and we'll let you know the next time it's being delivered.