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Learning Statistics Through SPSS Course Learning Statistics Through SPSS Course

+ Overview

Every functional area of business needs to collect data to gain insight into projections for the future to fit information for decision making. Many people probably think a statistician is someone who figures averages, well it is not. Statistics is the science comprising rules and procedures for collecting, describing, analyzing and interpreting numerical data. The applications of statistics are evident every where. The use of statistical methods has undergone a dramatic change as computers have entered the research environment. Sophisticated computer software allows users merely to specify the type of analysis desired and input the necessary data.

+ Outlines

  • Introduction
  • The Influence of Sample Size
  • Data Checking
  • Describing Categorical Data & Bivariate Plots and Statistics
  • Comparing Groups: Categorical Data
  • Exploratory Data Analysis: Interval Scale Data
  • Mean Differences between Groups
  • Introduction to Regression

+ Key Benefits

Upon the completion of the program participants will gain:

  • The know-how of statistical functions.
  • The capability to perform statistical analyses.
  • A comprehensive vision that allows taking the right decision based on correct results.

+ Participants' Profile

Individuals who need to have a solid background of statistics and research and perform data or statistical analysis using SPSS for Windows. The course is targeted at participants from any subject area. Basic knowledge of using windows is considered a prerequisite for this course.

+ Practical information

Location: Regional IT Institute Premises
Duration: 32 hours
Schedule: Twice a week from 18:00 to 22:00 hrs
Registration Requirements: Registration form and 2 photos