Events - Archive Events

  • Conference 15th May 2014 9:00 to 16:30

    The Reader Organisation's National Conference 2014

    The Reader Organisation's annual national conference provides the opportunity for commisioners, practitioners and professionals to explore the impact of shared reading.

  • Short Courses 2nd June 2014 to 3rd June 2014

    Evaluation methods and economic appraisal: Part 2


    This two-day course follows on from Evaluation methods and economic appraisal: Part 1; drawing on the evaluation framework this covered, with practical examples and an optional computer session.

  • Short Courses 18th June 2014 to 19th June 2014

    Sampling design


    This two day course is for social researchers and analysts looking to learn the principles of survey sampling.

  • Short Courses 15th October 2014 to 16th October 2014

    Research Methods Short Course: Statistical analysis 1: Methods of data analysis

    This two-day course is for people who want to develop their skills in data analysis. The course aims to familiarise students with basic descriptive statistics, hypothesis testing and statistical significance, correlation and regression analyses.

  • Seminar 3rd November 2014 12:00 to 14:00

    Caring responsibilities in middle and early older age

    Effects of caring responsibilities on health, lifestyle and employment. Hosted by CLS and Age UK.

  • Short Courses 12th November 2014 to 13th November 2014

    Research Methods Short Course: Statistical analysis 2: Multivariate analyses

    This course introduces students to the principles and assumptions of regression-based analysis methods such as linear, logistic and multinomial logistic regression. Students will learn the theory in a classroom setting before using SPSS to analyse real data with practical examples.

  • Workshop 25th November 2014 10:00 to 12:00

    Millennium Cohort Study Introductory Webinar

    This webinar introduced the Millennium Cohort Study (MCS) to both first-time and more experienced data users, and looked at the most recent data from the age 11 survey.


  • Seminar 28th November 2014 16:00 to 18:30

    Trajectories and transitions of disabled children and young people

    This seminar presents the final findings from an ESRC-funded project exploring the experience and outcomes of disabled children and young people in England, using two national representative longitudinal data sets: the Millennium Cohort Study and the Longitudinal Study of Young people in England.

  • Conference 2nd December 2014 to 3rd December 2014

    6th Annual European DDI User Conference

    EDDI14 is organised jointly by the IOE - Institute of Education, University of London, GESIS - Leibniz Institute for the Social Sciences, and IDSC of IZA - International Data Service Center of the Institute for the Study of Labour.

  • Short Courses 14th January 2015 to 15th January 2015

    Research Methods Short Course: Impact evaluation methods: Part 1

    This two-day course explains the use of experimental and quasi-experimental methods in evaluating economic and social policy. It addresses how these methods can be used most effectively and how best to understand and appraise other researchers’ uses of them.