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Warwick Q-Step Centre

Our Aims

The Warwick Q-Step Centre has been established to host the Q-Step programme at the University of Warwick. Its aim is to deliver a step-change in quantitative skills within one of the strongest UK and global Social Science Faculties.


  • Contributing to the step-change required to address the UK’s national ‘deficit’ in quantitative methods;
  • Delivering new degrees at the forefront of international research and teaching in cutting-edge quantitative methods;
  • Preparing students to work in ways that help them to understand, participate and intervene in today’s data-driven digital society;
  • Positioning Warwick globally as one of the leading universities of the digital age.

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Big Political Data: Why and How - Watch Again

You can now watch the presentations for the Warwick Q-Step "Big Political Data: Why and How" event which was held last term. Watch the videos here.

Data Visualisation Workshop on Tuesday 7 February

On Tuesday 7 February Warwick Q-Step Centre welcomed Dr Jamie Monogan from the Department of Political Science at the University of Georgia. During his visit, Dr Monogan hosted an interactive data visualisation workshop where students were able to gain hands-on experience of using R to make professional graphs.

Read more here.

Using New Technologies for Time Diary Data Collection

Dr Stella Chatzitheochari's article "Using New Technologies for Time Diary Data Collection: Instrument Design and Data Quality Findings from a Mixed-Mode Pilot Survey" has been published in the latest issue of Social Indicators Research.

Read the full article here.