This one-month certification course aims to equip participants with knowledge of research methodologies and SPSS application in data management, graphics, and statistical analysis, the essentials of research projects/thesis/dissertation development.
Key Contents of the workshop
a) General introduction to research methods & research designs
b) Academic writing(process, format, structure, etc)
c) Selection & structuring of data collection tools
d) Referencing, Citations styles and plagiarism
e) Data collection Do’s and Don’ts
f) SPSS usage
i.Introduction to SPSS for survey data analysis. (Structuring data collection tool into SPSS)
ii.Conventional data cleaning procedures using SPSS
iii.Descriptive statistics for continuous variables and categorical variables using SPSS (frequencies, measures of central tendencies and measures of dispersal)
iv.Diagnostic statistics of continuous and categorical variables using SPSS (Chi-square and correlation tests)
v.Reliability and validity tests using SPSS.
vi.Regression Analysis using SPSS.
vii.Data visualization and interpretations of Analytic outputs/research findings.
Who should attend?
•Education professionals and postgraduate students aiming to develop quality research papers necessary for completing the registered courses.
•Professionals engaged in data analysis and interested to learn basic statistical skills in analysing raw data and reporting the results for decision making; and
•Research scholars interested in improving and expanding their statistical analysis skills.
What the workshop includes?
•Hands-on practices using the latest version of the SPSS package.
•Student manual with step-by-step processes to practice on all discussed exercises.
Duration, Venue & Fees
• 4/08/2021 to 4/09/2021 ( From Wednesday - Friday: 6PM to 8PM)
•KES 20,000 per participant.
What else is required?
•The course will blend both theoretical and practical lessons on SPSS usage on a daily basis. Subsequently, you will be required to have a laptop with the programme already installed before attending
Cheques details: In favour of the Kenya Institute of Management
Cash Transfers: Commercial Bank of Africa – Wabera Street Branch Account Number: 6425720016. Swift Code CBAFKENX
MPESA PAYBILL NO: 896600 ACCOUNT NUMBER: Participant name
For Enquiries and Registration
Please Contact: Martin James or Allan Gatundu
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