Workshops

UNIVERZITET U TUZLI
Ured za pitanja naučnoistraživačkog rada
E-mail: nir@untz.ba
Tuzla, 10.09.2012. god.

 

 

 

“Mastering Qualitative Research Methodology

and

Analyzing Qualitative/Categorical Data Using SPSS and NVIVO Software”





Qualitative research methods are becoming more widely used across a variety of disciplines. There has also been a renewed focus on the integration of qualitative and quantitative methods in addressing research questions/objectives.



Research Center for Training & Development (RCTD) is organizing an International Research Workshop “Mastering Qualitative Research Methodology and Analyzing Qualitative Data Using SPSS and NVIVO Software” on 26 th – 27 th September, 2012 through High Definition (HD) Video Conferencing .

This workshop aims to give participants a detailed understanding of qualitative methods, their theoretical foundations and their practical application. The workshop will help the researchers to effectively design their path to produce a high quality thesis and papers. The resource persons have adopted a case study based methodology, and researchers will be trained within their own context by taking various cases and examples from their own discipline. The workshop methodology includes lectures, presentations, case studies, use of softwares and robust training techniques.



The researchers from Universities, Institutes, R&D organizations and Social Sector organizations are invited to participate individually or institutional in their own auditorium/office/home from anywhere around the world. The individual participant can participate using a laptop/desktop computer connected through internet. For institutional arrangement contact us: 0092322-4309974 or email us: workshops@rctd.org .

Day- 1

Contents/Methodology

· Choosing Qualitative Research Methodology- A Scenario Building Case Study

· Research Designs for Qualitative Research

· Essential Skills for Qualitative Research

· Designing and Conducting Focus Group Discussion- A Case Study

· Designing and Conducting In-Depth Interview- A Case Study

· Data Collection

· Potential Ethical Issues in Qualitative Research



Day-2

Qualitative/Categorical Data Analysis Using SPSS

· Data entry in SPSS, Data Cleaning

· Defining Variable on SPSS

· Assigning Value Labels

· Descriptive Analysis

· Data Manipulation

· Select Cases and Splitting a File

· Converting Qualitative Data into Quantitative Data and Analysis

· Data and Contingency Tables.

· Inferences for Categorical Data: Chi-square Tests

· McNemar’s Test

· Mantel-Haenszel Test

· Simple and Multiple Logistic Regression

· Interpretation and Presentation of the Results



Managing and Analyzing Qualitative Data Using NVIVO

· Creating, Naming and Storing Projects

· Importing Qualitative Data into NVIVO

· Making Nodes from the Data Source

· Coding with Tree Nodes

· Auto Coding Data (Sources)

· Recording Relationships

· Working with Attributes

· Creating Cases

· Analyzing the Text File- A Case Study

· Text Search

· Analyzing the Audio File- A Case Study

· Analyzing the Video File- A Case Study

· Creating a Model

· Charting your Data



Resource Persons:





Qualitative Research Methodology

Dr. Daniel Faas

PhD in Sociology

Cambridge University

Head

Department of Sociology

Trinity College Dublin

The University of Dublin

Ireland



Qualitative/Categorical Data Analysis Using SPSS

Asif Hanif

Biostatistician

Head

Department of Biostatistics

Post Graduate Medical Institute

Gulab Devi Hospital, Lahore

Advisor/Trainer

Research Center for Training & Development (RCTD)



Muhammad Akram Naseem

Statistician

Head

Department of Surveys and Data Management

Research Center for Training & Development (RCTD)



Managing and Analyzing Qualitative Data Using NVIVO Software

Muhammad Nadeem Iqbal

Expert of Qualitative Data Analysis Using NVIVO

Advisor/Trainer

Research Center for Training & Development (RCTD)





Program:


Date: 26 th – 27 th of September, 2012

Time: 9:30am-5:00pm

Investment: US$ 200/participant

Institutional Participation: US$ 15,00 (up to 40 participants)





Note: The Universities/Institutes are requested to organize this International level workshop in their own auditorium/computer lab. We will provide the HD Video Conferencing of the workshop and participants will participate through live Q&A with the resource persons. For Institutional participation arrangements contact us. (0092322-4309974)

Online Registration:

For registration details


http://tinyurl.com/rctd-research or Visit: www.rctd.org (current workshop)



The participant will also get



· Resource Material (soft copy through email)

· Certificate of Participation (through courier)

· Cd of the software and workshop recordings (through courier)



How to participate?



The registered participant/university/institute will receive a confirmatory email from RCTD. The email will have a workshop join link. The participant will click the join link on the day of workshop; This will download a setup file, after the download is completed, click/run the setup file, the setup will automatically complete in 2-3 minutes and the participant/university/institute will be connected with live HD Video Conferencing of the workshop.

Requirements:

· Desktop computer/Laptop P4 or latest

· Windows XP/ Vista/Windows 7/Mac

· Internet connectivity

· A set of Headphone & Mic (connect to your computer)



Who Should Attend?



    • Faculty members
    • Research Scholars (MPhil/PhD)
    • Research Associates
    • Researchers of Medical Sciences
    • Researchers of R&D Organizations
    • Researchers of Social Sector Organizations




Contact Us:


Ateeq-ur-Rehman

Research Center for Training & Development (RCTD)

Cell: 0092322-4309974

Phone: 009242-35184451 Fax: 009242-35184451, 009242-35224305

Email: workshops@rctd.org





Research Center for Training & Development (RCTD)

217-J 1 (Near J 1 Market) Wapda Town Lahore

Cell: 0092322-4309974 Ph Phone: 009242-35184451 Fax: 009242-35184451,

009242-35224305 Email: workshops@rctd.org , ateeq.rctd@gmail.com