Training videos and webinars
Understanding Society’s webinars and training videos help inform data users about the Study and how to make the best use of the dataset.
What is a longitudinal study?
Understanding Society is a longitudinal study, following the same people over time. This short animation explains why we're interested in interviewing the same people and why it's important that our participants keep taking part.
Integrating biological and social data for biosocial research
Michaela Benzeval looks at how biological and social data can be combined in order to understand people's health and society better. This video explains what biological data looks like and some of the things you need to take into account when you analyse them.
Webinar: Ethnicity & Migration Research using Understanding Society
9 April 2019
Webinar: Introduction to the Harmonised BHPS/Understanding Society Data
19 April 2018
What research questions can be answered by combining biological and social data?
Michaela Benzeval introduces using Understanding Society for bio-social research in this video from the NCRM Autumn School.
18 July 2018
11 July 2018
19 April 2017
3 February 2016
30 November 2015
- Political behaviour - Tuesday 19 November
- Religion in longitudinal studies - Tuesday 26 November
- An introduction to weights in Understanding Society - TBC
- Language in longitudinal studies - Wednesday 4 December
- How to analyse households across waves - TBC