Course Details

Introduction to NVivo

Event Description

Course dates are in this 1-page PDF - new dates are added throughout the year - http://go.qub.ac.uk/trainingschedule

The course can be offered for your unit/area if there are 6 or more delegates. Materials at http://go.qub.ac.uk/itdocs

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: http://www.qub.ac.uk/qol 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
Email: itcourses@qub.ac.uk