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Preparing for analysis: best practices in managing quantitative data

Do you work with quantitative tabular data such as counts, measurements, or other numerical values? Come along to this session to find out how to structure and format your data tables using spreadsheets, how to organise your data files into a folder structure for analysis, and how to document your data so that it can be understood and reused.


  • Understand how to structure and format your quantitative data
  • Understand how to organise your quantitative data files within a folder structure
  • Understand how to document your quantitative data
  • Ensure your quantitative data is optimised for re-use and replication


Format: Presentation

Target audience: Researchers and HDR students who are or will be working with quantitative data using spreadsheet software such as Microsoft Excel or analysis software such as MATLAB, R, SAS, SPSS, or similar.

Prerequisites: None

Thursday 27 September 2018
10:00am - 11:00am
Fisher Seminar Room (218), level 2
  Research Skills  
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Event Organizer

Gene Melzack