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Barcelona Summer School in Survey Methodology (25 June - 6 July, 2018)

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The Barcelona Summer School in Survey Methodology is a two-week intensive program covering diverse topics on survey methodology and advanced statistical analysis of survey data, running from 25 June to 6 July, 2018.

The Research and Expertise Centre for Survey Methodology (RECSM) of the Pompeu Fabra University (UPF) is happy to announce that registration is open to the 5th edition of the Barcelona Summer School in Survey Methodology (25 June - 6 July, 2018).

Participants can create their own program choosing from 12 courses covering different topics. The Barcelona Summer School in Survey Methodology is organised by the Research and Expertise Centre for Survey Methodology (RECSM), located at Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona. All courses are taught in English by leading experts.

The courses offered this year encompass two weeks, as follows:


First week (25-29 June)

  • Multilevel 1 – Practical multilevel modelling (12h)
  • Multilevel 2 – Analyzing Comparative Longitudinal Survey Data using Multilevel Models (8h)
  • Questionnaire design and correction for measurement errors (12h)
  • Probability sampling methods (8h)
  • Causal Inference 1 - Nonexperimental data (12h)
  • Causal Inference 2 - Survey experiments (8h)

 

Second week (2-6 July)

  • Applied Bayesian modelling for social sciences (12h)
  • Social Networks (8h)
  • Machine Learning for Social Sciences (12h)
  • Implementing high-quality web surveys (8h)
  • Social media research / Big data 1 (12h)
  • Social media research / Big data 2 (8h)

We also offer two introductory courses on the software Stata and R.

Registration is open until June 20, 2018.

For additional details and registration, please visit: https://www.upf.edu/web/survey/summer-school-in-survey-methodology-2018.

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An interdisciplinary centre providing research methods training to University of Cambridge staff and postgraduate students at MPhil and PhD level. Our courses cover qualitative, and quantitative research methods, from basic training to advanced statistical analysis.​

  • Basic Statistics
  • Specialist Statistics
  • Introductions to Statistical Software Packages
  • Elements of Social Science Research

A selection of our courses are also available to external participants.

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Barcelona Summer School in Survey Methodology (25 June - 6 July, 2018)

May 21, 2018

The Barcelona Summer School in Survey Methodology is a two-week intensive program covering diverse topics on survey methodology and advanced statistical analysis of survey data, running from 25 June to 6 July, 2018.

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