Designing a qualitative study (Qualitative data collection)

Edinburgh. One day, Foundation level.  Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: October 30, 2017

Available Spaces: 6

Managing Challenging Interviews

One day, Advanced. London. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: October 30, 2017

Available Spaces: 0

Interviewing (Qualitative data collection)

One day, Foundation level. Edinburgh. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: October 31, 2017

Available Spaces: 1

Conducting Focus groups (Qualitative data collection)

One day, Foundation level. Edinburgh. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: November 1, 2017

Available Spaces: 5

Free seminar: When and where is participatory action research useful?

In 2016, Local Trust commissioned the Institute for Voluntary Action Research (IVAR) to look at how community groups are working with health agencies to improve health and wellbeing in their local areas.  In this seminar Katie Turner (Senior Researcher, IVAR) and Louise Forshaw (Big Local Wargrave) discuss the use of participatory methods in this project, what the researchers and the community groups did, and what was learnt.

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Price: £0.00

Date: November 1, 2017

Available Spaces: 0

Introduction to evaluation

One day, Foundation level. Manchester. Price for SRA members: £195

**The advanced follow up to this foundation course will run on the next day, 3 November**

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Price: £260.00

Date: November 2, 2017

Available Spaces: 3

Qualitative data analysis

One day, Foundation level. Edinburgh. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: November 2, 2017

Available Spaces: 0

Advanced evaluation: Options and choices in impact evaluation

One day, Advanced level. Manchester. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: November 3, 2017

Available Spaces: 0

Interpreting and writing up your qualitative findings

One day, Advanced level. Edinburgh. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: November 3, 2017

Available Spaces: 0

Ethnographic Methods

One day, Foundation level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: November 6, 2017

Available Spaces: 3

Analysis of qualitative data

Two day, Foundation. London. Price for SRA members: £390

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Price: £520.00

Date: November 6, 2017

Available Spaces: 0

Advanced evaluation: Options and choices in impact evaluation

One day, Advanced level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: November 7, 2017

Available Spaces: 0

Introduction to data visualisation and infographic design

One day, Foundation level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: November 10, 2017

Available Spaces: 0

Research with children and young people: Advanced workshop

One day, Advanced level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: November 15, 2017

Available Spaces: 10

Independent Researchers: SRA members think-tank (London)

The SRA represents around 100 independent researchers. We are holding a series of invitation-only free events for these members, to find out about the professional issues they face and what more we can do to help.

The event will be led by Helen Kara, independent researcher and SRA trustee, and co-hosted by Graham Farrant, SRA chief executive. It will be highly participatory, and small scale, with no more than 40 people.

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Price: £0.00

Date: November 16, 2017

Available Spaces: 13

Consultancy skills for social researchers

One day, Foundation level.  London.  Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: November 22, 2017

Available Spaces: 11

Qualitative data analysis

One day, Foundation level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

** This course is now full, the next instance of this course will be 7 February 2018 **

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Price: £260.00

Date: November 23, 2017

Available Spaces: 0

Interpreting and writing up your qualitative findings

One day, Advanced level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

** This course is now full, the next instance of this course will be 8 February 2018 **

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Price: £260.00

Date: November 24, 2017

Available Spaces: 0

Questionnaire design and testing (Quantitative data collection)

One day, Foundation level. Edinburgh. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: November 28, 2017

Available Spaces: 12

Cognitive Interviewing for Testing Survey Questions

One day, Foundation level. Edinburgh. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: November 29, 2017

Available Spaces: 16

Understanding Statistical Concepts and Basic Tests

One day, Foundation level. Edinburgh. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: November 30, 2017

Available Spaces: 13

Survey Sampling and an Introduction to Weighting (Quantitative data collection)

One day, Foundation level. Edinburgh. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: December 1, 2017

Available Spaces: 14

Research and Evaluation Project Management

One day, Foundation level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: December 1, 2017

Available Spaces: 11

Reporting Qualitative Data

One day, Foundation level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: December 4, 2017

Available Spaces: 5

Basic Statistical Analysis for Social Research

Two day, Foundation level, London. Price for SRA members: £390

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Price: £520.00

Date: December 4, 2017

Available Spaces: 0

Web Surveys

One day, Foundation level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: December 5, 2017

Available Spaces: 15

Introduction to evaluation

One day, Foundation level. Cardiff. Price for SRA members: £195

** The advanced follow up to this foundation course will run on the next day, 6 December **

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Price: £260.00

Date: December 5, 2017

Available Spaces: 15

SRA annual conference 2017: Social Research in a Sceptical Age

£65 to £130 for SRA members, £175 for non-members

The climate of suspicion towards ‘experts’ has put many researchers on the defensive. Is it enough simply to assert the value of rigorous methods, or should we be checking, sharpening and improving our tools? If ‘post-truth’ carries real meaning then the pressure is on researchers to find a positive response - such as clearly communicating our findings and why they matter; and demonstrating how high standards in design, conduct and analysis are built in to our research.

Plenary speakers:

  • John Pullinger, National Statistician: Keynote speaker
  • Will Moy, Director of Full Fact
  • Suzanne Hall, Head of Qualitative Research, Ipsos MORI
  • Professor Tim May, Deputy Director, Sheffield Methods Institute
  • Another voice with David Walker

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Price: £65.00

Date: December 6, 2017

Available Spaces: 36

Interviewing (Qualitative data collection)

One day, Foundation level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: December 6, 2017

Available Spaces: 12

Advanced evaluation: Options and choices in impact evaluation

One day, Advanced level. Cardiff. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: December 6, 2017

Available Spaces: 8

Conducting Focus groups (Qualitative data collection)

One day, Foundation level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: December 7, 2017

Available Spaces: 15

Wales Social Research Awards Event

The Wales Social Research Awards recognise and celebrate the outstanding research that has been undertaken by social science researchers in Wales.

For more information visit: http://the-sra.org.uk/home/sra-cymru/wales-social-research-awards/

Sponsored by the Cabinet Secretary for Finance and Local Government, Mark Drakeford AM.

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Price: £0.00

Date: December 7, 2017

Available Spaces: Unlimited

Foundations of Evaluation

One day, Foundation level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

** The advanced follow up to this foundation course will run on the next day, 16 January **

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Price: £260.00

Date: January 15, 2018

Available Spaces: 16

Cognitive Interviewing for Testing Survey Questions

One day, Foundation level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: January 16, 2018

Available Spaces: 15

Impact evaluation: Understanding options, choices and practice of impact evaluation

One day, Advanced level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: January 16, 2018

Available Spaces: 15

Questionnaire design and testing (Quantitative data collection)

One day, Foundation level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: January 17, 2018

Available Spaces: 10

Survey Sampling and an Introduction to Weighting (Quantitative data collection)

One day, Foundation level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: January 18, 2018

Available Spaces: 13

Introduction to Qualitative Research

One day, Foundation level. LondonPrice for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: January 26, 2018

Available Spaces: 15

Introduction to data visualisation and infographic design

One day, Foundation level. ManchesterPrice for SRA members: £195

** This course is being run in several locations, so please ensure you are booking the correct course **

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Price: £260.00

Date: February 6, 2018

Available Spaces: 16

Qualitative data analysis

One day, Foundation level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: February 7, 2018

Available Spaces: 13

Interpreting and writing up your qualitative findings

One day, Advanced level. London. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: February 8, 2018

Available Spaces: 11

Introduction to Grounded Theory

One day, Foundation level. Edinburgh. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: February 14, 2018

Available Spaces: 16

Ethnographic Methods

One day, Foundation level. Edinburgh. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: February 15, 2018

Available Spaces: 15

Qualitative data analysis

One day, Foundation level. Edinburgh. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: February 21, 2018

Available Spaces: 16

Interpreting and writing up your qualitative findings

One day, Advanced level. Edinburgh. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: February 22, 2018

Available Spaces: 15

Interviewing (Qualitative data collection)

One day, Foundation level. Manchester. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: March 1, 2018

Available Spaces: 16

Qualitative Data Analysis: Approaches and Techniques

One day, Foundation level. Manchester. Price for SRA members: £195

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Price: £260.00

Date: March 2, 2018

Available Spaces: 16

Depth Interviewing Skills

Two day, Foundation level. London. Price for SRA members: £390

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Price: £520.00

Date: March 15, 2018

Available Spaces: 12

Introduction to data visualisation and infographic design

One day, Foundation level. LondonPrice for SRA members: £195

** This course is being run in several locations, so please ensure you are booking the correct course **

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Price: £260.00

Date: March 15, 2018

Available Spaces: 16