NVivo Training Workshop (2 Days)
Using software with your own data
- Wednesday 18 September 2013, 10am to Thursday 19 September 2013, 4pm
- Department of Sociology, University of Surrey, GUILDFORD, UK
- Open to:
- Public, Staff, Students
- Dr Christina Silver, Katherine Sela
- Admission price:
- varies accroding to status
- Admission information:
- to book a place visit the online store (link to right)
Tea/coffee and lunch provided
The two-day workshop provides the opportunity to gain a thorough introduction to the software and practice tasks using one’s own data. The focus is on gaining confidence in the early tasks of setting up projects efficiently, exploring and coding data whilst having an eye on longer term tasks.
The first day uses sample data in order to become familiar with tools and functions, following through common tasks as a group and practicing exercises as individuals. Work is structured to provide step-by-step support for commonly used early software tools, with others demonstrated to illustrate longer-term potential.
The second day provides participants with the opportunity to get started using NVivo with their own project data. This may comprise interview/focus-group transcripts, audiovisual data, documentary evidence etc. The first part of the day focuses on translating the tasks explored on day one into practice. Individuals and teams work independently with the support of the tutor. The remainder of the day focuses on experimenting with more sophisticated interrogation tools. Possibilities and implications are discussed, demonstrated and practiced.
The course will suit those who are complete beginners and those who have looked at the software and tried to use it in a limited extent. However you should have some idea about what your approach to qualitative data analysis will be. The course does not teach you 'how to do' qualitative data analysis per se. The workshop is accompanied by fully step-by-step documentation and is led by an expert user of NVivo who has been working with and training in qualitative software packages for many years. In the two day format there is time to discuss individual needs and particular methodological approaches.
This is a CAQDAS Networking Project event.
Fees vary according to your institution and role. Please see information on Fees before booking to ensure you apply for a place at the correct rate.
To book a place visit the online store.
Government / commercial sector researchers / non-UK applicants
Academics registered at Educational Organisations / Charitable sector
SE DTC students (all PhD students based at Kent, Reading, RHUL & Surrey)
Students from Linked DTCs (all social science PhD students registered at the Universities of Essex and Sussex)
Non-SEDTC UK PhD students (all social science students registered for a PhD and based at any UK HEI)
Non-Social Science UK PhD students (all PhD students registered at any UK HEI, not in a social science department)
Non-UK PhD students