Qualitative Methods in Health Research
Introduces students to qualitative health research methods. The course develops students' skills in qualitative research design, appraising qualitative research and conducting interpretive analysis.
|Faculty||Faculty of Health and Medicine|
|School||School of Medicine and Public Health|
Semester 2 - 2015
Trimester 1 - 2015 (WebLearn GradSchool)
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
The subject is written as distance learning modules with weekly on-line discussion groups moderated by tutors.
The course content ranges from discussing the philosophical underpinnings of qualitative research, to comparing the different methodological approaches, to hands-on experience analysing qualitative data.
Along the way the course covers issues such as:
The course gives students the opportunity for hands-on experience with interpretive analysis i.e. coding and categorising qualitative data.
|Timetable||2015 Course Timetables for PUBH6210|