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Statistics and SPSS

ASK offers statistics advice to all Brunel students in addition to what is provided through their normal modules and tutorials.

Our support covers:

      • Statistics required for your course
      • Questionnaire design and quantitative analysis
      • Choosing appropriate techniques for exploring, summarising and analysing your data
      • Support for the use of statistical software: SPSS and Excel

Statistics and SPSS 1-2-1 Appointments

During the summer you can book an online appointment with our Stats & SPSS advisers.

These are currently taking place virtually via Blackboard Collaborate. However, please let us know if you'd prefer an appointment on MS Teams or Zoom.

To book a 1-2-1 appointment please access the link below, choosing a slot with one of the Stats and SPSS advisers - Monica, Noel or Zainab


You will then be sent a confirmation email with further details on how to access the online appointment.

For the best user experience, we recommend using the Google Chrome browser when joining our Collaborate sessions.

For an overview of how to use Blackboard Collaborate please view the YouTube video by click the following link:

Blackboard Collaborate with the Ultra Experience User Interface Tour

If there are no appointments available on the booking site, please email the ASK team directly at ask@brunel.ac.uk

Statistics and SPSS Workshops

Currently our workshops will be run online using Blackboard Collaborate. 

There will be no Statisitics and SPSS workshops in Term 2, however, you can attend our online office hours on Blackboard Collaborate or email us at ask@brunel.ac.uk for Stats and SPSS support.

For the best user experience we recommend using the Google Chrome browser when joining Collaborate sessions

For an overview of how to use Blackboard Collaborate please view the YouTube video here.

You can view upcoming workshops via our scheduler here (Blackboard login required).

ASK Events

For more information on upcoming ASK events (such as ASK Week, UGDW, Maths Cafe etc.), please view our events page or access the ASK Blackboard pages via the following links:

ASK Events

ASK Blackboard pages (BBL login required)

First year student?

Access resources to help you navigate your studies during your first year at Brunel. Via our Blackboard pages you will find answers to FAQs as well as online handouts to help with your writing, links to videos on Stats and links to our Maths refresher event - Back to Maths. Click the link below to access your First Year Toolkit (Blackboard login required):

First Year Toolkit 

Online Resources

There is a large amount of material on statistics and using SPSS in the ASK section on Blackboard Learn (login required). This includes video tutorials and screencasts, useful links, quick guides and slides from taught workshops.