Dr. Vikhe Patil Foundation’s Pravara Centre for Management Research and Development (PCMRD) organised an Online Faculty Development Programme (FDP) on ‘Fundamentals of Data Analysis’ on Monday, 1st June 2020.
The FDP was conducted by Prof. Dr. Ameer Hussain, Associate Professor, International Institute of Business Studies (IIBS), Bengaluru. The session was streamed live from PCMRD’s YouTube Channel. In all 581 candidates registered for the FDP. 149 people participated in live streaming session and the video has 918 views so far.
Dr. Ameer Hussain adopted a simple approach of linking technical aspects of statistics with real life examples to make it more relatable. The participants appreciated this methodology as it enhanced the clarity on the subject. The various topics covered were;
1. Data Measurement scales.
2. Type of variables parametric and non-parametric tests overview.
3. Types of analysis in statistics.
4. Overview of hypothesis and relations between types of data measurement.
5. Selection of relevant statistical tests for analysis.
The FDP concluded with Dr Hussain addressing the queries of participants. The FDP was well appreciated and participants requested PCMRD to organise more such sessions. The video can be viewed on https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCdkhPs4e0hIlxI3znu3PUkg.