What is SPSS?

IBM® SPSS Statistics software ("SPSS®”) is a quantitative data analysis tool that assists researchers in the statistical analysis of collected data. It allows for in-depth data access and preparation, analytical reporting, graphics, and modelling. The purpose of the software is to integrate the whole quantitative data analysis process: planning, data collection, analysis, identifying trends, reporting, producing accurate forecasts.

The program is suitable for PC and Mac.

Accessing SPSS

Staff members can download and install SPSS on a stand-alone university owned computer or personal home computer by making a request via the Ask ICT portal. Students can use Library computers to access the software.

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