Quantitative Methodology of Research in Social Sciences
April 2-3, 2016

Organized by

Sahulat Microfinance Society, New Delhi

In association with
Center for Social Exclusion and Inclusion Policy, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi
Dr. K.R. Narayanan Centre for Dalit and Minorities Studies, 
Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi

 

Training Program Schedule

Day

10: 00 – 11: 30

11:30- 11 45

11:45- 13:15

13:15– 14:00

14:00 – 15: 30

15:30–  15:45 

15:45 - 17:30

Day 1

Fundamentals of social research

  • What is Research?
  • Types of Research
  • Features of Social Research
  • Research Process
  • What exactly is a Hypothesis?

Tea Break

Research Process

  • How to frame Research Questions and Objectives?
  • Research Design
  • Questionnaire Designing
  • Sampling Design
  • An example of how a research was conducted – taking through all the steps

Lunch break

Understanding Data

  • Types of Data
  • Various Measurement & Data Analysis
  • Data Entry in MS-Excel as well as SPSS
  • Examples

Tea break

SPSS Basic Functions

  • Data View, Variable view
  • Various Menus: Data,Transform, Analyze, Graphs

Day 2

SPSS Special Functions

  • Select cases, Sort cases
  • Split file, Weight cases
  • Transform into Same/Different variable
  • Missing frequency analysis
  • Data Cleaning Operations

Tea break

Univariate Data Analysis

  • Assumptions of Normality
  • Univariate Analysis: Mean, Median, Mode, Standard deviation
  • Applications

Lunch break

Bivariate Analysis I

  • Simple Regression
  • Hypothesis tests (Parametric & Non-parametric tests)

Tea break

Bivariate Analysis II

  • Cross-tabulation
  • Chi sq test
  • Linear Discriminant Analysis

 

 

 

Details:

Organizer:                 Sahulat Microfinance Society, New Delhi


Co-Organizer
:          Center for Social Exclusion & Inclusion Policy, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi
                                    &
                                    Dr. K.R. Narayanan Centre for Dalit and Minorities Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia


Resource Speaker
:  Dr. Neeraj Kaushik, Associate Professor, NIT Kurukshetra


Coordinator
:            Dr. Najmul Hoda, Assistant Professor, Umm Al-Qura University, KSA
                                   &
                                   Dr. Meher Fatima Hussain, Assistant Professor, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi


Contact
:                    Usama Khan, Deputy Manager (Operations & Research),

                                   Phone: 8447400166, Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
                                 
                                   Sahulat Microfinance Society, Flat No- 403, Darussalam Building, E-89,

                                   Hari Kothi Lane, Abul Fazal Enclave Part-I, Jamia Nagar, New Delhi-110025