A magnifying glass with a cog going through it and research methods underneath

Gain hands-on experience from skilled members of research staff in practical research methods to collect and analyse qualitative and quantitative data.

If you need more specific help, tailored to you, contact our experts to receive one-to-one guidance to help you succeed in your research degree.  View the support available here.

Engage

Gain hands-on experience from skilled members of research staff in practical research methods to collect and analyse qualitative and quantitative data.  View and book these workshops.

Qualitative data gathering
Software Carpentry Day 1
Software Carpentry Day 2
Statistical analysis 1 - planning your study
Statistical analysis 2 - conducting your analysis
Software Carpentry
Data Carpentry
Explore

Develop your skills to analyse the data you are collecting.  View and book these workshops.

Introduction to statistics in R

Introduction to SPSS

NVivo

Discourse analysis

Data visualisation (Blackboard – Research Skills)

LaTeX

 

A recording of the LaTeX course is also available online via Blackboard – Research Skills.

 

Qualitative thematic analysis

Introduction to the Unix shell and high performance computing

Introduction to parallel programming with MPI

 

 

Enhance

Developing these skills is best placed before this stage to give sufficient time for data generation, analysis and writing. Further skills development could enhance and support your career aspirations.  View and book these workshops.

Advanced NVivo
Advanced Statistics in R
High Performance Python Day 1
High Performance Python Day 2
Introduction to CMake
Support

Access the Research Skills module on Blackboard for online resources on research methods, statistical analysis, data visualisation and the use of specific software packages including NVivo, LaTex and SPSS.