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  • Short Courses 20th June 2013 to 21st June 2013

    Data collection survey methods

    This course aims to provide an overview to survey data collection – for those interested in commissioning a survey, conducting one, using data from a survey or even reading a journal article which uses survey data – this course will improve your ability to do all of these things better.

  • Workshop 4th July 2013 9:30 to 16:30

    NCDS & BCS70: Introductory Workshop


    This workshop introduces the 1958 National Child Development Study (NCDS) and the 1970 British Cohort Study (BCS70), focusing on the data from the surveys carried out when the study members were aged 50 and 38 years respectively.

  • Conference 8th July 2013 to 10th July 2013

    PopFest 2013


    PopFest is an annual population studies conference organised by postgraduates for postgraduates. It is a great opportunity for research students from a wide range of disciplines to present their work and develop their networks. CLS is a co-sponsor of this year's conference.

  • 16th October 2013 to 17th October 2013

    Statistics 1: Methods of data analysis

    This two-day course is for people who want to develop their skills in data analysis.

  • Workshop 6th November 2013

    Engaging young people in research

    This workshop will explore how to involve children and young people in research. It is targeted at researchers in the voluntary and public sectors.

  • Seminar 7th November 2013 9:00 to 12:00

    Health and lifestyles in middle age

    Launch of initial findings from the 1970 British Cohort Study Age 42 Survey

  • 13th November 2013 to 14th November 2013

    Statistics 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. 

  • Conference 6th December 2013 10:00 to 16:00

    LSYPE age 25 consultative conference


    Contribute to the design and content of the age 25 survey of the Longitudinal Study of Young People in England

  • Other 10th December 2013 18:00

    The power and perils of narrative: Making the best use of the British Birth Cohort studies – Inaugural Professorial Lecture by Professor Jane Elliott


    The inaugural lecture by Professor Jane Elliott, in which she uses a vivid narrative case study to illustrate the detailed information that the British birth cohort studies collect about individuals and their circumstances.

  • Short Courses 11th December 2013 to 12th December 2013

    Data reduction and latent variable models

    This course provides students with an understanding of, and gives them practice in, the use of data reduction techniques and non-regression based analysis methods such as Principal Component Analysis and Factor Analysis.