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    FDP – Research Methodology and Data Analysis through SPSS

    Jaipuria Noida


    Research plays an important role in development of the society by increasing the quantum of knowledge and solving crucial problems in different areas of social sciences. The recent research movements are generally based on recognition of need for critical. The traditional emphasis on factual knowledge and singular truths is diminishing and the knowledge generation and cultural interchange is increasing. This necessitates the awareness of research tools.

    Many researchers in the social sciences use SPSS to perform data analysis, but often formal training in use of the software and how to interpret output is severely lacking. This workshop using SPSS aims to eliminate the quantitative skills deficit which exists among many social science researchers.

    This FDP will concentrate on transforming participants into competent and confident users of SPSS to enable them to conduct independent data analysis for their own research needs. Working with datasets, the course will cover widely-used statistical methods including descriptive statistics, data visualisation, statistical inference, categorical data, correlation and regression, analysis of variance and multivariate analysis (such as factor analysis).

    OBJECTIVES To create awareness and knowledge about research process i.e. meaning, types of research types method, selection of research problem, review of related literature, hypotheses, sampling, research tools, parametric and non- parametric tests. To give training in the use of SPSS package. To enhance the quality of research in the B schools. TOPICS TO BE COVERED Meaning of research, types and areas of research, statement of objective. Tools of research and their standardization. Descriptive and historical research. Descriptive and Experimental research design. Parametric tests and non-parametric tests. Use of SPSS package. TAKE AWAY

    After successful completion of the course, participants should be able to:

    State the research problem and objectives Use appropriate method of research;formulate different types of hypotheses Select appropriate research tools and design perform independent data analysis in the social sciences Determine which statistical method is appropriate in a given situation Use SPSS to analyse datasets and interpret the outputdraw conclusions and inferences following empirical analysis Day 1 Time (Hrs) Topic 09:30 AM – 10:00 AM Inaugural 10:00 AM – 11: 30 AM An Overview of  Research  Methodology - Resource Person : Dr. N P Singh 11:30 AM – 11:45 AM     Tea Break 11:45 AM – 01:15 PM Scale Construction Reliability and Validity; Developing a Questionnaire - Resource Person : Dr. N P Singh 01:15  PM – 02: 00 PM    Lunch Break 02:00  PM – 03:30 PM Introduction to SPSS , Univariate and Bi-Variate Analysis of Data using Cross Tabulation, Non-Parametric tests (Chi Square, Spearman Correlation) 03:30  PM – 03:45 PM Tea Break 03:45  PM – 05:15 PM Parametric tests using SPSS (t-tests, ANOVA & Post-hoc test)     Day 2 10:00 AM – 11: 30 AM Non Parametric Test : Regression Analysis ; Dummy variables as Moderators – Resourse Person : Dr. Deepak Chawla 11:30 AM – 11:45 AM     Tea Break 11:45 AM – 01:15 PM Conducting Multivariate Analysis through SPSS : Factor Analysis Resource Person :Dr. Deepak Chawla 01:15  PM – 02: 00 PM    Lunch Break 02:00  PM – 03:30 PM Application of Discriminant  Analysis through SPSS - Resource Person: Dr.  Deepak Chawla 03:30  PM – 03:45 PM Tea Break 03:45  PM – 05:15 PM Comprehensive cases using SPSS Resource Person :Dr, Deepak Chawla 05:15 PM-06.00PM Valedictory and Certificate Distribution

    RESOURCE PERSONS Dr.Deepak Chawla is a Distinguished Professor at the International Management Institute (IMI), New Delhi. He was earlier Dean (Academic), Dean (Research), Programme Director for various post graduate programmes and the registrar of IMI. A fellow of the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A), he holds a Bachelors and Master degree in statistics from the Indian Statistical Institute, Kolkata. He has over three decades of teaching, research and consulting experience in the area of quantitative method in business, marketing research, forecasting and financial econometrics. He has been a consultant to the School of Management Studies, Indira Ganhi National Open University, Delhi, a senior faculty member at the University of Calabar, Nigeria, a faculty member at Management Development Institute, Gurgaon, and a member of the research team at IIM, Ahmedabad. Dr.N P Singh is a Professor (Information Management) and Dean - Research & Accreditation at Management Development Institute, Gurgaon. He has a rich academic experience with institutions like NIFM, IRMA and CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar. Dr. Singh has done consultancy assignments for Ministry of Finance and Ministry of Tertiary Education, Government of Sri Lanka (ADB and World Bank funded Project); Consultant to Karnataka Milk Federation¸ NDDB (Mother dairy Delhi)¸ North East Council¸ ATI Washington, etc. He has been awarded Young Scientist Award by Indian Society of Agricultural Statistics, Junior Research Fellowship by CSIR and Merit Fellowship by CCS HAU, Hisar. His areas of interest are Business Intelligence¸ Data Warehouse, Data Mining¸ telecom Management Optimization Models, Simulation. REGISTRATION

    INR 4000/- per participant. All payments to be made in form Demand Draft/ Cheque drawn in favour of Jaipuria Institute of Management


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