Course Description

The course aims at enabling research students with skills, knowledge and understanding of qualitative research traditions, methods and techniques, thereby developing research capabilities in problematising research issues, conceptualising theoretical perspectives, developing research design and analysing and interpreting qualitative data.
Furthermore, the course also aims research students to develop knowledge and skills necessary for applying appropriate quality and ethical standards for their research projects.
Key topics of this course include: Overview of qualitative research traditions, key paradigms and worldviews, problematising in qualitative research, research designs, interpreting qualitative data and maintaining ethical and quality standards.