DATA ANALYSIS FOR RESEARCH/BML224

DATA ANALYSIS FOR RESEARCH/BML224
Module Code: BML224
Module Title: DATA ANALYSIS FOR RESEARCH
Module Credits: 15.00
Number of Periods: 1
Module Tutor: ANDREW CLEGG
Module Description:
Key areas covered in the module will include:

* Contextualising quantitative research methodologies * Collecting your data - primary and secondary sources of quantitative data * Working with quantitative data - data types, manipulation, interrogation and presentation * Creating data files and using descriptive statistics - mean, median and mode * Inferential statistics to examine interval, ratio, nominal and ordinal data * Using computer-based statistical packages (PASW Statistics) * Effective presentation and analysis of data

Assessment: Practical assessment
Assessment: Research Project and briefing