This tutorial is designed to give humanities researchers an
introduction to using SPSS software
for quantitative work. You
will gain the ability to approach quantitative work with
confidence, even if you have no prior statistical experience.
It will provide a grounding in the collection and analysis of
and give you the tools to report your own
results and think critically about those of others.
- Use SPSS for quantitative analysis
- Find, enter and manage data
- Explore data
- Select appropriate statistical analysis
- Interpret and report results
- Critically assess quantitative research.
required for this course
previous knowledge required. Students will need access to SPSS
software and Microsoft Excel.
You should read carefully through the sections of this
tutorial, but don’t expect to understand everything until you
have worked through the practical exercises. You can then
re-read the sections to consolidate your understanding.