Statistics in Context: collecting, handling and presenting data

This module aims to provide students with a broad knowledge of a range of methodological and analytical skills, which they can apply in a variety of research contexts. The module is aimed at students who have previously studied basic quantitative techniques. This module covers advanced statistical methodologies which can be applied in the context of PhD study in the sciences. This can include advanced time series analysis, event study methodology and performance measurement. Practical sessions will provide insights to the application of the techniques, including the use of relevant software.