Communication M.S. (grad students): Data, Systematic Reviews & Meta-analyses

Master's program

Qualitative Data Analysis

Data and visualization tools

The Statistical Consulting Center primarily helps with quantitative data but can run qualitative data as files (e.g., spreadsheets, MS documents, etc.) through SAS, which may help with coding, as SCC can put reports into a readable document like word but organized in a way that facilitates analysis or visualizing patterns.

Data Sources

Systematic Reviews & Meta-analyses

Evidence-based Practice uses current research to inform "diagnosis" of a problem and decisions about how to proceed. There is more information on the Subject Guide for Research Methods in Exercise and Health Science, Evidence Based Practice page. The "Pyramid of Evidence" link below shows the progression of types of sources from eye-witness or first-person narratives to meta-analyses.

Subjects: Communications
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