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.

Course Aim: This practical workshop is targeted towards beginners wishing to use NVivo 10 for windows. This course is designed to show delegates how to use NVivo 10 basics to set-up a project in NVivo and work with their data. It will then move beyond the basics to assist students in attaching demographic data on to interview data in order to ask questions of their coded material. Thereafter, a half-day delegates can arrange to attend an Nvivo clinic to answer any specific queries on their 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 which contains many different types of data (word documents, audio, video files, images, datasets, web content, PDF’s)
  • Import, create and work with different types of data
  • Create and manage nodes to store data about their codes
  • Code word documents and other types of data
  • Work with memos and links
  • Use simple text and food frequency queries to find frequently occurring words or concepts in their data
  • Run reports and extracts for printing or export

Tutors: Dr Lynsey Hollywood, Ulster University, 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