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Webinar: Dissertation projects: Introduction to secondary analysis for qualitative and quantitative data

26 May 2020 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Data skills

Secondary analysis is a great way to get experience working with data
without having to go into the field.

This free webinar, organised by the UK Data Service, will take you through
the research process of a secondary analysis project, which includes an
overview of the methodological, ethical, and procedural issues.

If you
are a postgraduate looking for a project to do this summer that doesn’t
involve face-to-face contact, or an undergraduate student trying to
evaluate options for next year’s dissertation, this webinar will give
you options to ensure you get valuable research experience during your

This is an introductory webinar which assumes no prior
experience of using archived data.

Presenter: Maureen Haaker

Recordings of UK Data Service webinars are made available on our YouTube channel and, together with the slides, on our past events pages soon after the webinar has taken place.


Update on the UK Data Service 2020 Dissertation Award

Due to the disruption to teaching and assessment this year, we have changed the deadline for the UK Data Service Dissertation Award to Wednesday 3 June.

You can read more about the award, including details of this year’s judges, on our new blog post Revised deadline and the full judging panel: update on the UK Data Service 2020 Dissertation Award.