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Methodological considerations in Biosocial Research using Understanding Society data
|NCRM, University of Southampton|
Professor Tarani Chandola
Building 39, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, Hants
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PLEASE NOTE THIS COURSE WAS POSTPONED FROM 10TH MARCH 2017.
The course is an introduction to biosocial research for social science researchers. The 1 day course will cover a conceptual framework for biosocial research, key methodological considerations when carrying out biosocial research, and some hands on practical work using biosocial data from Understanding Society.
The course covers:
By the end of the course participants will:
Quantitative social science researchers who have not analysed biological data before. These could include some health researchers who wish to become familiar with the biosocial data available in large surveys.
STATA- some familiarity and Regression analysis (linear + logistic)
Blane D, Kelly-Irving M, d’Errico A, Bartley M, Montgomery S. Social-biological transitions: how does the social become biological? Longitudinal and Life Course Studies 2013;4:136-146)
Intermediate (some prior knowledge)
The fee per teaching day is:
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Secondary Analysis, Interdisciplinary and Multidisciplinary Research, Exploratory Research , , , Biometric Data Collection
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