Challenge yourself. Build the skills to empower your passion. Our project-based courses offer world-class training in a variety of social scientific techniques.

Diplomas

Mountain and eagle
(1-year Professional Post-Graduate Diploma)
Build the skills to empower your passion

Liberal arts teaching philosophy; world class student-led learning; and a supportive infrastructure. No barriers to talent.

Workshops

Data screens
(2-day online workshop)
Your best way to get started with data

This two-day online workshop with Dr. Peter Graif will introduce participants to IBM's SPSS statistical analysis package. No prior background in the social sciences is assumed, though some familiarity with basic research techniques will help participants to make the most of what they learn. This… Read more

Library boooks
(1-day workshop)
Make your knowledge known!

What does it take to get research published? How do we design our projects to produce publishable results? Why should we get our work published anyway?

This one-day workshop led by Simon Castro-Wooldridge and Dr. Peter Graif will provide participants with direct, actionable skills,… Read more

SPSS logo
(1-day workshop)
Your best way to get started with data

This one-day workshop with Alina Chhantel and Dr. Peter Graif will introduce participants to IBM's SPSS statistical analysis package. No prior background in the social sciences is assumed, though some familiarity with basic research techniques will help participants to make the most of what they… Read more

Certificates

Staring into a canyon
(2-day Foundations-level certificate program)
Your path to a future in data

This two-day workshop offers a practical introduction to IBM's SPSS statistical analysis package. No prior background in the social sciences is assumed, though some familiarity with basic research techniques will help participants to make the most of what they learn.

Bookstore packed with books
(2-day Foundations-level certificate program)
Bridging the gap between scientific knowledge and decision making

What is evidence? What kind and quantity do we need? What can research do to tell us if our interventions are working? This two-day program will offer participants the methodological skills necessary to answer these questions and more. We will examine the range of techniques available to modern… Read more

Stack of papers
(2-day Foundations-level certificate program)
Take your knowledge forward

This four-week workshop with Dr. Peter Graif will explore the process of designing a research project and communicating plans for its implementation. No prior experience with proposal writing is necessary, though participants should come with an idea of the research they would like to conduct.… Read more