Seminar Series for Research Capability Enhancement
for the Self-financing Degree Sector of Hong Kong

Quantitative Data Analysis: SPSS and AMOS

[Poster]     [PowerPoint]

Time & date:
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm, 24 July 2015, Friday
B0614, 6/F, Block B, The Open University of Hong Kong, Homantin, Kowloon [Map]
Cantonese supplemented with English terminologies

Ms Brenda Lee, Business Manager, SBAS (Hong Kong) Ltd.

Target participants:

Those who may need to apply advanced statistical techniques and modeling for research purposes


This seminar provides an application-oriented introduction to the advanced statistical methods available in SPSS Statistics and AMOS for data analysts and researchers. We will review a variety of multivariate analysis of variance, exploratory factor analysis and confirmatory factor analysis techniques and discuss situations in which each technique would be used, the assumptions made by each method, how to set up the analysis, as well as how to interpret the results. On the other hand, Structural Equation Modeling (SEM) is a statistical methodology that is widely used by researchers in the social, behavioral and educational sciences. Participants will gain an introduction of when and why to use this SEM technique as well as how to apply it with confidence and interpret the SPSS relevant output.

About the
Ms Brenda Lee is the Business Manager of SBAS (Hong Kong) Limited [formerly SPSS (Hong Kong) Limited].  She is an experienced trainer for SPSS and AMOS in academic, government/non-profit organizations and commercial sectors by providing practical, interactive and case-based training through tutorials and workshops. She has conducted numerous training sessions, and has 10+ years of experience.

SPSS Training Courses conducted:

Ÿ  Introduction to SPSS Statistics

Ÿ  Data Management and Manipulation with SPSS Statistics

Ÿ  Statistical Analysis using SPSS Statistics

Ÿ  Advanced Statistical Analysis using SPSS Statistics

Ÿ  Advanced Techniques: ANOVA

Ÿ  Advanced Techniques: Regression

Ÿ  Time Series Analysis and Forecasting with SPSS Forecasting

Ÿ  Survey Analysis using SPSS Statistics

Ÿ  Advanced Analytics for Market Research

Ÿ  Advanced SPSS Custom Tables

Ÿ  Introduction to SPSS Complex Samples

Ÿ  Introduction to Amos

Ÿ  Last but not the least, customized SPSS training


Enquiries: Hoyee Auyeung (The Open University of Hong Kong)
Tel: 2768 6051
Co-organized by: The Open University of Hong Kong
Centennial College
Caritas Institute of Higher Education

This seminar was fully supported by a grant from the Research Grants Council of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region, China (UGC/IIDS16/H01/14).

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