Introduction to Applied Behavioural Science
|Social Research Association|
Online using Zoom
By the end of the workshop, participants will:
The course will cover:
This course is for anyone who is new to behavioural science and/or looking for a neutral, pragmatic perspective on the theory and practice in social research. The primary intended audience for the course is practicing social researchers. The course may also be of interest to other researchers e.g. user or design researchers, or those who commission or use research such as policy-makers and service designers.
After this course participants will be able to:
Note: This is not an evaluation course and does not cover experimental or quasi-experimental design
Chris Perry is an independent researcher and consultant with over ten years’ experience and a background in social research, user and design research, evaluation and applied behavioural science. He set up and led the Behavioural Science practice at Ipsos MORI Social Research Institute for five years, working on a wide range of applied projects both in terms of method and subject area culminating in becoming a preferred supplier on the Cabinet Office Behavioural Insights Framework in 2018. Following this he led research at Ctrl Group, a digital health start-up to support the design and development of Fora, a technology enabled service to improve communication and conversation between patients and healthcare professionals.
Entry (no or almost no prior knowledge)
£220 (SRA members pay £165)
Website and registration
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