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Qualitative Research in Public Health

Postgraduate | CUR-MPH601 | 2024

Unpack the inner-workings of qualitative research in public health. You’ll look into the assumptions at play with different methods – applying your new-found skills to a real public health issue. Weigh up ethics, collection, analysis and reporting.

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Enrol by
7 July 2024
Entry requirements
Part of a degree
14 weeks
Start dates
15 July 2024

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Qualitative Research in Public Health

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. compare and critically evaluate different research paradigms in public health
    2. create, implement, interpret and explain a qualitative research plan
    3. integrate qualitative research methods into a mixed methods design
    4. demonstrate skills in qualitative data collection.

Entry requirements

To enrol in this subject, you must be admitted into a degree.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
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