ERIC Number: ED352027
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1989-Oct
Reference Count: N/A
A Tutorial for SPSS/PC+ Studentware. Study Guide for the Doctor of Arts in Computer-Based Learning.
MacFarland, Thomas W.; Hou, Cheng-I
The purpose of this tutorial is to provide the basic information needed for success with SPSS/PC+ Studentware, a student version of the statistical analysis software offered by SPSS, Inc., for the IBM PC+ and compatible computers. It is intended as a convenient summary of how to organize and conduct the most common computer-based statistical analyses. Students experienced with DOS-based personal computers will be familiar with the procedures presented in this tutorial; however, all DOS commands needed for successful use of SPSS/PC+ Studentware are presented in the tutorial. Topics included in this guide are: Getting started; Making a data diskette; Making a command file; Measures of Central Tendency and Dispersion; t-test; Chi-square test; Oneway ANOVA test; Twoway ANOVA test; and Installing SPSS/PC+ Studentware on a hard disk. (Contains 2 references.) (ALF)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Nova Univ., Fort Lauderdale, FL. Center for Computer and Information Sciences.
Identifiers: IBM PC Plus; Statistical Package for the Social Sciences
Note: For related materials, see IR 015 861-866.