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Intensive research methods training

01 Apr 2014

Manchester Methods Summer School: 7-11 July, 2014.

The school will run for one week and participants will select a single course for the duration of the school. Each course will deliver four days of content to a five-day timetable (Monday afternoon to Friday lunch-time), building on successful methods@manchester and CCSR short-courses given throughout the year.

The courses for 2014 are:

  • Advanced methods for social network analysis (SNA)
  • Advanced Structural Equation Modelling and Generalized Latent Variable Modelling
  • Applying statistics: an introduction to regression using pictures
  • Creative Approaches to Qualitative Researching
  • Integrated Mixed-Methods Research Including QCA
  • Introduction to social network analysis (SNA) using UCINET and Netdraw
  • Romani Studies
  • A Hands-On Introduction to Agent-Based Modelling (new two-day course)

What we offer

The school offers a range of specialised courses covering a variety of topics that are particularly relevant to postgraduate and ECR research in humanities and social sciences. The selection includes software training, qualitative and quantitative analysis, area studies, and research design. The course content is based on approaches from across the various schools in the Faculty of Humanities.

Courses are offered at competitive rates with limited subsidised places for our students. Places are limited, so please book early to secure your place. The course fee is for a single course and includes 28 hours of face-to-face teaching over five days, and lunch on four days.

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