Stream D – Software

MFSAS Stream D modules involve hands-on software training. These full day workshops will take participants through hands-on exercises and examples using the software.

 

 Module D1 – Introduction to Leximancer   (1 day) 

 

This session is designed for new users of Leximancer. It is a hands-on introduction which starts by covering the basic operations of the system. Participants will learn how to:

  • Perform an exploratory analysis of textual data
  • Learn how to interact with the visual concept map
  • Browse text excerpts to explore the data

 

Module overview

Next Workshops: 22 February, 2017 & 7 June, 2017 & 11 October 2017 (9:00am - 5:00pm)
Cost: $660 (student discount 25%)

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Module D2 – Leximancer Next Steps   (1 day)

 

This module is designed for people who are familiar with using Leximancer and who want to take their skills to the next level, building on the concepts learnt in the Introduction to Leximancer module. This one day course will cover advanced topics, such as profiling and the interpretation of results. There will also be the opportunity for attendees to work on their own data and projects.

Pre-requisites: Introduction to Leximancer or attendees need to have a basic knowledge of Leximancer and be able to import data, make changes to settings and generate concept maps.

 

Module overview

Next Workshops: 23 February, 2017 & 8 June, 2017 & 12 October, 2017 (9:00am - 5:00pm)
Cost: $660 (student discount 25%)

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Module D3 – Leximancer Masterclass (1 day)

 

This advanced workshop is designed for experienced users of Leximancer. The hands-on format provides users with strategies to answer advanced analytical questions using Leximancer.

 

Module overview

Next Workshop: 9 November, 2016 (9:00am - 5:00pm)
Cost: $660 (student discount 25%)

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Module D4 – Stata: An introduction   (½ day)

 

This module is designed for people who have little to no previous knowledge or experience of STATA.
On completing this module, participants will be familiar with:

  • The STATA operating environment and visual landscape
  • Basic functions and navigation within STATA.

There are no prerequisites.

Module D5—Graphics & Do files complements this unit, building on Module D4.

 

Module Overview

Next Workshops: 15 May, 2017 & 17 July, 2017 & 4 September, 2017 (9:00am - 12:30pm)
Cost: $330 (student discount 25%)

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Module D5 – Stata: Code and graphics   (½ day)

 

This module is designed for people who are familiar with the STATA operating environment.
On completing this module, participants will be able to:

  • Create and manipulate graphs and figures in STATA
  • Record changes to graphics, using STATA’s “record” functionality
  • Create and share “Do” files
  • Annotate data, set out command functions, and execute “Do” files.

Participants with no prior knowledge of STATA should complete Module D4—Introduction to STATA before taking this course.

 

Module Overview

Next Workshops: 15 May, 2017 & 17 July, 2017 & 4 September, 2017 (1:30pm - 5:00pm)
Cost: $330 (student discount 25%)

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Can't make these dates?

If you are interested in attending these workshops on alternative dates please email mfsas@uq.edu.au and tell us when you would like to attend.