Course Details

Introduction to NVivo

Event Description


Monday 14 December 2015 


09:30 - 16:30

NVivo clinic follows: Thursday 17 December, 10:00 - 12:00

Designed for: All academic and research staff involved in the collection and analysis of qualitative data.


Pre – requisites: You are encouraged to bring one transcript from your own data as a word document. Should data be unavailable it will be provided for you. All users will be asked to use the computers available in the lab to ensure everyone is using the same version of Nvivo.


Course Aim: This practical workshop is targeted towards beginners wishing to use Nvivo software. The workshop will provide an understanding of qualitative data analysis and provide you with enough information to get started on your own project. Using sample transcripts from focus groups and interviews you will learn how to develop and set up a coding framework using Nvivo. Thereafter, if there is sufficient interest, a half day Nvivo clinic will be set up to answer any queries regarding setting up a coding protocol and an Nvivo project relating to your own personal project.

Learning outcomes: By the end of this session, participants will be able to:
- Navigate around the software
- Create and save a project
- Create and work with sources
- Create and work with codes
- Create and assign classifications for sources and codes
- Export items
- Work with memos and links
- Use more advanced analytical functions

Tutors: Dr Lynsey Hollywood, Queen’s University Belfast, Dr Michelle Spence, Queen’s University Belfast

Booking Information

Register for a course via Queen's Online: then click on iTrent training link in the list of services for staff

Booking URL: Queen's Online
New Course: No
Course Type(s): Research and Enterprise Skills, Specialist - Continuing Professional Development
Staff Categories: Research

Course Contact Details

Name: IT Training and Assessment Unit
Telephone: 6189