28 September 2020–02 October 2020, 9:30 am–5:00 pm
This course offers a comprehensive introduction to the fundamental aspects of research methods and statistics. From study design, data types, and graphs, through to choice and interpretation of statistical tests, with particular focus on standard errors, confidence intervals and p-values.
Additionally, we now offer this as a self-paced, online course that you can register for and start at any time. We are currently running a welcome offer (see the tab 'Online, self-paced' below for details). Click below to register through the UCL online store and gain access:
This is a basic introductory course in research methodology and statistical analyses that covers a comprehensive range of topics for individuals who are new to quantitative research. This is a theory-led course, but delegates are given plenty of opportunities to apply the concepts via practical and interactive activities integrated throughout the course. The following topics are covered:
The majority of examples used in this course are related to health research, but the concepts can be readily applied to most other fields.