HSPR Summer School 2012: An Introduction to Qualitative Research Methods
The Institute of Psychiatry, Health Service and Population Research Department presents the An Introduction to Qualitative Research Methods Summer School course 2012. This three day course aims to provide students with an understanding of the purpose and appropriate use of qualitative research methods and to equip them with the basic skills to design and conduct qualitative research in the mental health field.
Different theoretical approaches to data collection and analysis will be explained and explored, including the Grounded Theory approach and Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis. Methods to be described will include in depth interviews, focus group discussions, and participant observation.
For further information on this and other courses offered in this year's Summer School Series please visit our website: http://www.kcl.ac.uk/hspr/summerschool.
For a poster see here.