Why Numbers Matter

Here you can find the innovative and exciting ways in which Q-Step Sheffield has explored and taught the importance of quantitative social science.

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Why Numbers Matter

“Why Numbers Matter” is a video series developed by Q-Step and the SMI on why it's important to get numbers right. These short videos explore different statistical concepts that we may encounter or affect us in our everyday lives.

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MOOC: Making Sense of Data in the Media

“Making Sense of Data in the Media” is a free innovative online course developed by Q-Step and the SMI that teaches us to discover how to read and understand data in the media, and how to spot fake news based on misleading statistics.
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Why Numbers Matter

SMI's series on why it's important to get numbers right.

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