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Analysing Text as Data

Q-Step workshops in Applied Data Analysis

The workshop will introduce and provide hands on applications of various techniques of content analysis especially focusing on the analysis of texts.

Event details

It starts from outlining the key concepts, defining units of analysis and understanding measurement techniques and theoretical approaches. It then moves on to reviewing applications of content analysis to Social Sciences data (e.g., parliamentary records, political manifestos, policy documents). Finally, participants will be provided with textual data to practice the content analysis techniques.Feel free to bring your own documents (any type of text in digitised, preferably .txt, format) to the workshop.



Please, make sure you install NViVo and Yoshikoder software and make sure they are running properly before the workshop. Use the external tools listed below of get hold of the required software.

The workshop is free but places must be booked

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Further materials for this workshop can be found in Q-Step ELE Page


Queens Building M