- Introduction to Qualitative Research
- Is Qualitative Research a Science?
- Designing Qualitative Research
- Research Ethics and Politics
- Ethnography and Observation
- The Interview Technique
- Focus Groups
- Introduction to Qualitative Analysis
- Grounded Theory
- Discourse Analysis
- Writing and Wrapping Up
- Research Presentation
- Discussion forum/Discussion Board
You cannot enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:
Admission to the below degrees
No special requirements
This subject was previously known as SGY888 Qualitative Methods.
This subject provides students with an opportunity to develop practical skills collecting, analysing and presenting data to address essential research questions. The subject introduces participants to a wide range of qualitative research methods, including observation, participant observation, interviewing, the use of focus groups and unobtrusive research methods. Students will also learn how to organise and analyse qualitative research data. The subject adopts a hands-on approach to provide an opportunity to develop research skills and a critical perspective of the research process itself.
- Assignment 1 (25%)
- Assignment 2 (20%)
- Participation (15%)
- Research Assignment (40%)
Textbook information is pending.