IBM SPSS Data Collection Scripting: (Survey Creation) Level I (V6.0) (0M206G)
This basic course is for scriptwriters who will be responsible for writing, using, or modifying, SPSS IBM Data Collection surveys. It focuses on the creation of survey interviews and the scripting itself.
There are no prerequisites for this course, although knowledge of the IBM SPSS Data Collection Author Professional product is a bonus as is the knowledge of the concepts of questionnaire design.
If you are not familiar with the concept of object orientated languages, consider taking the self paced VBScript course tutorial associated with this course.
IBM SPSS Data Collection Scripting is one of the ways to create a questionnaire for use with IBM SPSS Data Collection. This course covers how you can create a survey without the use of an authoring tool. By learning the scripting language, you gain the ability to create more complex surveys. This course is designed to provide sufficient information to enable the novice user in using the IBM SPSS Data Collection Scripting language to create a survey, while also providing the intermediate user with additional information on more advanced features, tools, and concepts. Throughout the course you will use IBM SPSS Data Collection Author Professional with the Interview Option to create the surveys. IBM SPSS Data Collection Author Professional with the Interview Option is a full-featured development environment for interview scripting that provides many features and tools to help with the development, testing, and activation of interviews.