Statistical Tools for Research -SPSS (2)
Quantitative Data Analysis (Intermediate)
April 14 & 15, 2003
6:00 - 8:30pm
B0415 & B0416
Dr. Zhang Wei-yuan (CRIDAL, OUHK)
Ms. Elaine Kwok (CRIDAL, OUHK)
This is the second
Lesson 6: Reliability Analysis
Reliability means consistency. It is the degree to which an instrument will give similar
results for the same individuals at different times.
Reliability can take on values of 0 to 1.0, inclusive.
Methods for checking Reliab
Lesson 7: Non-Parametric Techniques
For the most non-parametric analyses, assumptions about the shape of the population are not
required. For that reason, they are often used when small sample sizes are involved.
Chi-square test for goodness of fit
Lesson 8: Multiple Responses and Multiple Dichotomy Analysis
Multiple responses and multiple dichotomy analysis are commonly used in the analysis of
questionnaire or survey data.
More than one choices
Multiple Dichotomy Analysis
Multiple dichotomy analysis is very similar to the multiple response analysis.
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