Ideas for teaching

This section provides ideas for teaching with data. Find detailed plans for teaching core data analysis topics such as correlation as well as suggestions for different ways to use data in teaching.

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Quantitative methods e-books

These quantitative methods e-books and accompanying quizzes are for direct use in teaching students or for self-study. They aim to build skills in quantitative methods and statistical software and use the Living Costs and Food Survey

The e-books have been developed through a collaboration of the UK Data Service, National Centre for Research Methods (NCRM), and the Centre for Multi-Level Modelling at the University of Bristol and were created using the StatJR software based on original outputs from a project funded by the British Academy.

Using SPSS, lecturers and students can utilise both the practical and quiz elements of each e-book topic: 

Citation and copyright

Jo Wathan, Vanessa Higgins, Mark Elliot, William Browne, Chris Charlton,  Ana Morales Gomez and Jennifer Buckley (2019) Quantitative methods e-books: Teaching Resources, UK Data Service, NCRM, Centre for Multi-Level Modelling

Copyright © 2019 University of Manchester and University of Bristol. Created by University of Manchester, Cathie Marsh Institute for Social Research, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9PL

Quantitative methods e-books: Teaching Resources by the UK Data Service, NCRM and the Centre for Multi-Level Modelling is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution

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