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Programme Information in SITS

A short video to explain how our curriculum data for standard programmes will be managed and work together SITS.

From  Harriet Webster on October 8th, 2019 0 likes 13 plays 0  

Research Data Management

Research Data Management workshop delivered by Jennifer Smith (Scholarly Communications Librarian) for 1st year PhD students in the Faculty of Science.

From  Keira Borrill on March 18th, 2019 0 likes 20 plays 0  

ScHARR Short Course - Utility Data for Health Technology Assessment

NICE and similar agencies around the world are using QALYs, hence the need for health state utility data in their assessments of the cost effectiveness of health care interventions. This raises…

From  Andy Tattersall on October 22nd, 2018 0 likes 7 plays 0  

How to deposit your data into ORDA

This screencast will guide you through the stages of depositing your data into ORDA. Here are the links mentioned in the video. Please contact us at rdm@sheffield.ac.uk if you have any further…

From  Jesse Armstrong on February 9th, 2018 1 likes 80 plays 0  

Professor Alasdair Rae - Open access, open data, open research: mapping US megaregions and making new friend

In this short talk Alasdair will discuss the value of doing 'open' research. That is, doing research which is not hidden behind a paywall and where the underlying data is made freely…

From  Andy Tattersall on November 28th, 2017 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Wasim Ahmed - Ethics of Social Media Data

Wasim Ahmed from the iSchool talks about ethics and the use of social media for research as part of the Bite Size Guide to Research in the 21st Century series at ScHARR

From  Andy Tattersall on November 27th, 2017 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Dr Mike Griffiths - High Performance Computing

Dr Mike Griffiths from CiCS talks about High Performance Computing for Research as part of the Bite Size Guide to Research in the 21st Century series hosted by Andy Tattersall at ScHARR

From  Andy Tattersall on November 24th, 2017 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Jez Cope - Research Data Management

Jez Cope from the University Library talks about Research Data Management as part of the Bite Size Guide to Research in the 21st Century series hosted by Andy Tattersall at ScHARR

From  Andy Tattersall on November 24th, 2017 0 likes 2 plays 0  

Cite Hacks 1 - Make Your Data Open

This video explains the benefits of making your data open. Cite Hacks are a series of short animated videos created by Andy Tattersall at the School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) at the…

From  Andy Tattersall on September 14th, 2017 0 likes 10 plays 0  

Ted Dunning and Ellen Friedman in conversation part 2

Data experts Ted Dunning and Ellen Friedman discuss how data is used in today's digital society. They examine the enormous potential offered by big data, explain the new technologies that enable…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 5 plays 0  

Small to Big Numbers: Making Sense of Data in the Media

Dr Mark Taylor - Lecturer in Quantitative Methods at the Sheffield Methods Institute explains how to understand the use of small numbers in this excerpt from our new free, open online course…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Big to Small Numbers: Making Sense of Data in the Media

Dr Mark Taylor - Lecturer in Quantitative Methods at the Sheffield Methods Institute explains how to break down bigger numbers in this excerpt from our new free, open online course 'Making Sense…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 12 plays 0  

Ted Dunning and Ellen Friedman in conversation part 1

Data experts Ted Dunning and Ellen Friedman discuss how data is used in today's digital society. They examine the enormous potential offered by big data, explain the new technologies that enable…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 1 plays 0  

Interview with Joe Twyman from YouGov

In this video, we hear from Joe Twyman, the Head of Political and Social Research for Europe, Middle East and Africa at YouGov (an internet-based market research company) about his experience of…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 47 plays 0  

Drawing a Sample

A sample is a subset of a population. It lies at the heart of survey research. It is sometimes called a ‘miniature of the population’, so the process of drawing a sample should maximise…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Correlation Does Not Imply Causation

This is a phrase used in statistics to emphasise that a correlation between two variables does not imply that one causes the other. Just because two trends seem to fluctuate in tandem, that…

From  Online Learning on June 27th, 2017 0 likes 9 plays 0