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This course is aimed at those who want to know about collecting data and questionnaire design as well as the very basics of analysing and presenting statistical data.


The topics covered in this course are methods for selecting a sample, the principles of good questionnaire design, summarising data with numbers, tables and graphs (including the Normal distribution and confidence intervals). These topics will be demonstrated using Excel and SPSS.

Topics on this course are also available as part of our “Pick & Mix” range. Please note that by doing this course, you are obtaining a discount on the fees for undertaking the individual “Pick & Mix” elements.

See our full range of courses (including our “Pick & Mix” selection) at http://go.herts.ac.uk/sscu or contact the course organiser, Dr Neil Spencer, on 01707 285529, statistics@herts.ac.uk.

Why choose this course?

This course is about the basics of analysing and presenting statistical data.

Entry requirements...

No prior knowledge of statistics is required.

Course fees

Dates for 2019/20 to be announced.

£TBA