IOE - Faculty of Education and Society


Introduction to the 1970 British Cohort Study

18 October 2022, 1:00 pm–2:15 pm

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This lunchtime webinar will offer first-time users and researchers an insight into this invaluable longitudinal cohort dataset.

This event is free.

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This session will describe the study aims, content and design. It will also offer a helpful look at some of the types of research that can be done using the study.

At the webinar participants will be able to ask questions to a BCS70 expert panel.

Benefits of attending include:

  • learn about the sample and study design
  • find out about the types of data available including data enhancements and innovative data
  • see some examples of research using the data
  • get clear instructions on how to access the data.

The event will be particularly useful for those interested in social science including sociology, psychology, epidemiology, demography and economics.

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About the Speakers

Vanessa Moulton

Senior Research Associate at IOE

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Morag Henderson

Associate Professor in Sociology at IOE

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