UCLA Statistical Consulting Seminars and Workshops

Seminars and Workshops, Fall 2016

SAS Workshop: SAS Programing 1: Essentials Tuesday, September 6 through Wednesday, September 7, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (both days), CLICC Classroom B (third floor of the Powell Library building), sign up here .
Description: This course is for users who want to learn how to write SAS programs. It is the entry point to learning SAS programming and is a prerequisite to many other SAS courses. Learn how to, navigate the SAS Studio programming environment, navigate the SAS Enterprise Guide programming, environment, navigate the SAS windowing environment, read various types of data into SAS data sets, create SAS variables and subset data, combine SAS data sets and create and enhance listing and summary reports. This workshop will be taught by instructors from SAS. There will be no online component to this workshop.
Only those who are currently affiliated with the University of California may attend this workshop.

SAS Workshop: SQL 1: Essentials Thursday, September 8 through Friday, September 9, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (both days), CLICC Classroom B (third floor of the Powell Library building), sign up here .
Description: This course teaches you how to process SAS data using Structured Query Language (SQL). This course can help prepare you for the following certification exam(s): SAS Advanced Programming Exam for SAS 9. Learn how to query and subset data, summarize and present data, combine tables, including complex joins and merges, create and modify table views and indexes and replace multiple DATA and PROC steps with one SQL query. This workshop will be taught by instructors from SAS. There will be no online component to this workshop.
Only those who are currently affiliated with the University of California may attend this workshop.

Introduction to Stata October 3 from 9 a.m. to 12 noon in CLICC Classroom B (third floor of the Powell Library building) sign up here. The workshop notes are here.
Description: Stata is a powerful and yet easy-to-use statistical package that runs on Windows, Macintosh and Unix platforms. This class is designed for people who are just getting started using Stata. The students in the class will have a hands-on experience using Stata for statistics, graphics and data management. The class notes are the scripts for the class available to the students in the class and to others on the Internet. The Stata class notes do not contain any of the output. The class notes are not meant to be a Stata textbook or a reference manual. However, it is possible for individuals to use the class notes to help in learning Stata even if they don't enroll in the workshop.

Introduction to SAS October 10 9 a.m. to 12 noon in CLICC Classroom B (third floor of the Powell Library building) sign up here. The workshop notes are here.
Description: SAS is a powerful statistical package that runs on many platforms, including Windows and Unix. This class is designed for people who are just getting started using SAS. The students in the class will have a hands-on experience using SAS for statistics, graphics, and data management. The SAS class notes do not contain any of the computer output. The class notes are not meant to be a SAS textbook or a reference manual. However, it is possible for individuals to use the class notes to help in learning SAS even if they don't enroll in the workshop.

Introduction to SPSS October 17 9 a.m. to 12 noon in CLICC Classroom B (third floor of the Powell Library building) sign up here. The workshop notes are here.
Description: SPSS is a very easy-to-use statistical package that runs on Windows, Macintosh and UNIX platforms. This class is designed for people who are just starting to use SPSS. The students in the class will have a hands-on experience using SPSS for doing statistics, graphics, and data management. The class notes are the scripts for the class. The SPSS class notes do not contain any of the computer output. The class notes are not meant to be an SPSS textbook or a reference manual. However, it is possible for individuals to use the class notes to help them learn SPSS even if they don't enroll in the workshop. These notes were developed using SPSS version 22, but most of the material should work with slightly earlier or later versions of SPSS.

Introduction to R October 24 9 a.m. to 12 noon in CLICC Classroom B (third floor of the Powell Library building) sign up here. The workshop notes are here.
Description: R is a powerful statistical package that runs on many platforms, including Windows, Macintosh and Unix. This class is designed for people who are just getting started using R. The students in the class will have a hands-on experience using R for statistics, graphics, and data management. The R class notes do not contain any of the computer output. The class notes are not meant to be an R textbook or a reference manual. However, it is possible for individuals to use the class notes to help in learning R even if they don't enroll in the workshop.

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