The focus of this course is to provide students with the theoretical background, methodological, and practical skills to engage in qualitative research. In this interactive course, students will develop knowledge and skills in the design of qualitative research from question development to analysis of findings. Ethical guidelines for qualitative research will be discussed. Students will explore different qualitative research methods in order to understand and apply approaches to specific research questions. Students will be introduced to methods for analyzing and presenting qualitative findings.
- Instructor: W. Dean Care