This course introduces users to SPSS and its features.
SPSS is a general-purpose statistical package that can perform complex data manipulation and analysis with simple instruction. Students will learn the basics of statistical analysis and data manipulation, manage, describe and summarise your gathered data using a variety of basic techniques.
The main areas covered will be:
Build charts, scatterplots, and box plots
Calculate descriptive statistics such as means and standard deviations
Use inferential statistics such as t-tests and chi-squares
Enter and read data
Create new variables and cross-tabulations
Model associations with correlations, contingency tables, and multiple-regression analysis
Format and export presentations to share your data
To take this course, you'll need a basic understanding of the concepts of statistics.
You can complete this course completely online, at your own pace through Lynda.com.