Statistics support appointments and drop in sessions
Statistics support provides individual or group guidance tailored to your needs. We can help with all aspects of the learning of statistics as well as undertaking quantitative research including understanding course material, study design, choosing the right tests, using a range of statistical software and techniques, and reporting results. Online appointments and drop in sessions are available for most of the year but on campus drop in sessions are term time only.
Access the most up to date drop in session times and locations and book appointments here
If this is your first stats support session
, we would appreciate it if you could fill in a pre-session survey
before your session and a feedback survey
after as part of ongoing research on statistics support.
Statistics drop in sessions
A drop in session is when any student can turn up during the specified time to get advice and are not bookable.
Online drop in time (all year) Wednesdays 4-5:30 pm
Vitual room: skills centre drop in
Face to face drop in sessions (term time until Easter)
Adsetts library, computer lab 6624:
Collegiate library, computer lab C106
Thursdays 12:15 - 1:45pm
Notes: During busy times, sessions may be extended or additional sessions added. During the strike period or in the event of snow, stats support may be moved online. See
for the most up to date sessions times and locations.
Online appointments with Ellen and any online drop in sessions not on Wednesdays are held in Ellen's virtual room
Statistics support is primarily provided by one lecturer (Ellen) and therefore support is limited particularly during the summer (school holiday periods). Emails to stats support may not be answered quickly either for the same reason. The Wednesday night online drop in should run each week though.
As well as individual support, we also have a wide range of statistics Resources
using SPSS, R SAS and
and an interactive tool
for choosing the right statistical test.