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NUR8040 Qualitative Research Methods

Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Sciences
School or Department : Nursing and Midwifery


Pre-requisite: Students must be enrolled in one of the following Programs: MANP or MMHN or MMID or MMPO or MNIC or MNUR or MNRS or MNRH or PDEV or SING or CRPG


The course is concerned with the skills of the qualitative researcher including the researcher as instrument, participant observation, individual interviewing, focus-group interviews, grounded theorising text-based research, praxis and action research. The course provides an overview of qualitative data analysis including thematic analysis, grounded theorising, critical incident analysis, theory-based analysis and the use of computers in qualitative data analysis.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2011 External