Postponed until August 2021: The 2020 edition is cancelled due to the COVID-19 outbreak
This basic 5-day course teaches participants how to conduct a qualitative research starting from a research question, and how to progress to writing a scientific paper. Experienced qualitative researchers of international repute will lead the course and share their experience in a variety of research projects. Particpants are encouraged to bring their own experiences of research, including their questions, doubts, and failures. Including an NVivo course and an international guest lecture on the role of qualitative research in implementation science.
Stadscampus, University of Antwerp, Belgium
Early career researchers, PhD-students, Master students (max 5), professionals, in a field related to health care. Experience in qualitative research is not required.
This basic 5-day course teaches participants how to conduct a qualitative research starting from a research question, and how to progress to writing a scientific paper. This basic course provides hands-on tools for starting researchers to be able to start up, perform and finish a qualitative study independently and scientifically rigorous.
Experienced qualitative researchers of international repute will lead the course and share their experience in a variety of research projects. Participants are encouraged to bring their own experiences of research, including their questions, doubts and failures.
These are the lectures and workshops in brief:
- Qualitative inquiry: a different paradigm + exercises
- Setting up a qualitative research project + workshop
- Reflections on own research projects in private consultations (optional)
- Data-collection techniques (interviews, focus group discussions and observations) + workshops
- Analysing qualitative data + workshop
- Appraising quality and reporting + workshop
- Qualitative data analysis using NVivo software
This year we invite an international speaker to talk about qualitative methods in implementation science.
3 ECTS credits are awarded upon successful completion of the programme.
Early bird: € 940
Master students: € 640 (max 5 students)
Fee includes course material, coffee breaks, warm lunch, social activities, farewell dinner and a one year NVIVO license. Does not include accommodation.
University of Antwerp Students are entitled to a refund of €150 after completion of the summer school.
Limited number of reduced fees of €50 available for refugees.
Online through Mobility Online
May / June 2021. Definite dates will be announced by December 2020