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In this course, you will learn about a wide range of transformation techniques and ways to automate data preparation work. You will also learn how to manipulate data files and analytical results. You will gain an understanding of the various options for controlling the IBM SPSS Statistics operating environment and how to perform data transformations efficiently. This course uses the IBM SPSS Statistics Base features.

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

  • Data management features
  • Functions to cleanse and enrich data
  • Transformations for data preparation
  • Unit of analysis
  • Merging data files
  • Analyze multiple response questions
  • Customize tables and charts
  • Introduction to the Output Management System
  • Automation analyses
  • Controlling the IBM SPSS Statistics environment

1. Helpful Data Management Features


Read from a database using the Database Wizard

Customize variable attributes

Compare datasets

Use Variable Sets

Rename datasets

2. Use Functions to Cleanse and Enrich Data


Identify the need to cleanse and enrich data

Identify the general form of a function

Use statistical functions

Use logical functions

Use missing value functions

Use conversion functions

Use system variables


3. Additional Transformations for Data Preparation


Use Automatic Recode to recode string variables into numeric variables

Use Count Values within Cases to count values across variables

4. Set the Unit of Analysis


Remove duplicate cases

Create aggregated datasets

Restructure datasets

5. Merge Data Files


Add cases from one dataset to another

Add variables from one dataset to another

Enrich a dataset with aggregated information

6. Analyze Multiple Response Questions


Describe the two ways to encode a multiple response set

Define multiple response sets

Use the Multiple Response Frequencies and Crosstabs procedures

7. Customize Tables and Charts


Use the features of the Pivot Table Editor

Create and apply customized TableLooks

Use the features of the Chart Editor

Create and apply customized Chart Templates

8. Introduction to the Output Management System


Explain Output Types

Specify an OMS request to suppress output

Specify an OMS request to export output

9. Automate Analyses


Describe and use the features of the Syntax Editor

Make simple changes to syntax

Describe and use the features of the Production Facility dialog box

Run a simple production job

Describe the use of external programming languages with IBM SPSS Statistics

10. Control the IBM SPSS Statistics Environment


Describe the features of the Options dialog box

Set the display of variables

Set the default working data folders

Change transformation options for variables

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Data Management and Manipulation Using IBM SPSS Statistics Online course
  • Course ID:
    267516
  • Duration:
    n/a
  • Price:
    $720