Date(s) - 04/23/2018 - 04/27/2018
9:00 am - 5:00 pm
This one week course is aimed at health professionals, researchers, academics and postgraduate students with little or no understanding of qualitative research methods. Everyone is welcome, regardless of research background. The course provides hands on practical experience of different qualitative methods and is very much weighted to practical sessions and participants will have the opportunity to present a research proposal, practice interviewing and observation skills, facilitate focus groups, and analyse data.
By the end of the course participants will:
- have an understanding of different methodological approaches to qualitative research,
- be able to search effectively for online resources using sensitive or specific search filters,
- understand the key issues around recruitment and sampling in qualitative research
This course is suited for individuals who are starting work on a project with a qualitative dimension, doctoral students at the beginning of their projects, and those who are thinking about using qualitative research methods.