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Teaching ideas: Guides for teaching data analysis

This resource is a collection of short guides designed to make lesson planning more efficient for those teaching data analysis skills. Drawing on real classroom experiences, each guide includes suggested research questions, dataset and exercises:

  • Gender differences in sexual attitudes (PDF) (using the National Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Lifestyles).
  • Risk factors associated with increased levels of systolic blood pressure (PDF) (using the Health Survey for England).
  • The gender gap in life satisfaction (PDF) (using the Opinions and Lifestyle Survey).
  • Public confidence in the police (PDF) (using the Crime Survey for England and Wales).
Building skills in quantitative methods and statistical software

A collection of quantitative methods e-books and accompanying quizzes for direct use in teaching students or for self-study. They aim to build skills in quantitative methods and statistical software and use the Living Costs and Food Survey.

The e-books have been developed through a collaboration of the UK Data Service, National Centre for Research Methods (NCRM), and the Centre for Multi-Level Modelling at the University of Bristol and were created using the StatJR software based on original outputs from the project Using Statistical E-books to teach undergraduate students quantitative methods and statistical software funded by the British Academy.

Delivering RDM Services - Roadmaps

One of the topic of the MOOC Delivering Research Data Management Services. This part helps the learner to develop a roadmap for delivering research data services at their own institution.

Delivering RDM Services - Repositories

One of the topic of the MOOC Delivering Research Data Management Services. This part teaches about repositories and how they can be certified as well as on Metadata, sharing and legal issues

Delivering RDM Services - Introduction

First topic of the MOOC Delivering Research Data Management Services.

This part introduces the importance of research data management and places it in the context of the global movement towards Open Research, and ultimately Open Science.

Multimodal Literacies

This course for graduate students invites you to discover the world of the digital multimodal literacies, by history, examples, experiments and editing tools. In the last lesson, you will be able to build your own multimodal editing tool, an eTalk.

Learning Outcome
to understand the principles of multimodal literacies in cultural productions of knowledge; to understand the basic principles of the impact of orality, visuality and writing on digital culture; to understand the use of digital editing tools; to be able to use certain tools on texts, sounds and images.

Synergy Train the Trainer Programme

Massive open online courses platform. This service is based on the worldwide most popular Moodle platform. Platform provides interactive courses capabilities with user forums to support community interactions among students and tutors as well as immediate feedback to quick quizzes and assignments.

Privacy in Research. What does the GDPR mean for your work as a researcher?

Online dutch module on privacy research and GDPR is developed for researchers who are associated with a university or university of applied sciences. It consists of three sections: You will work through three research cases, each with a short quiz to test your current knowledge of the GDPR;You will get to know various aspects of the GDPR, such as the DPIA, ‘Privacy by Design’ and the six rules of thumb; Using three scenarios, you will learn which criteria determine an important part of the measures within a study.

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UK Data Service: Data Skills

This source includes interactive modules designed for users who want to get to grips with key aspects of survey, longitudinal and aggregate data as well as tools that can be used to assess and improve data quality. 

Modules can be conducted in your own time and you are able to dip in and out when needed. The modules give an introduction to key aspects of the data using short instructional videos, interactive quizzes and activities using open access software where possible. Tools include guides, documentation and exercises.

EOSC-Synergy Training Platform

EOSC-Synergy training platform is set of tools for the creation and conduction EOSC related training courses. It facilitates cloud related courses providing tools for interactive computing. The platform is based on the container’s technologies, that allows for combining together in a suitable learning setup for students/training participants.