- Code SOCR8003
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Demography
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Social Research
- Areas of interest Anthropology, Population Studies, Sociology, Demography, Epidemiology
- Academic career PGRD
- AsPr Catherine Banwell
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2016
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This course equips participants with the necessary skills to analyse and interpret qualitative data to answer research and policy questions. Students will build on previous experience in designing qualitative research methods and data collection and will develop skills in using in-text analysis software, interpreting and discussing the results of their data analysis, and the process of writing and publishing qualitative research. The course will provide students with the skills necessary to undertake a range of different types of qualitative data analysis which may be applied in areas of social science research such as population health, demography, medicine, communication, political science and sociology.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:At the end of the course students will be:
- Familiar with the strengths of qualitative research
- Familiar with the practical processes required in progressing from data collection to data analysis
- Able to analyse transcribed in-depth interviews and a range of other qualitative data using textual analysis software
- Able to discuss and write up the findings from qualitative analysis
Indicative AssessmentClass participation (10%), Analysis folio of 500 words (45%), Final paper of 3000-4000 words (45%)
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WorkloadTeaching is provided through lectures, tutorials and computer training sessions.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|4745||15 Feb 2016||26 Feb 2016||31 Mar 2016||27 May 2016||In Person||N/A|