Qualitative and Action-based Research and Development Methods NY00EC55-3007 30.01.2020-06.03.2020 5 cr(20YAMK)+-
Learning outcomes of the course unit
-are familiar with the development processes containing qualitative and action-based methods
-are able to choose appropriate methods and gather data for the study
-are cabaple/to analyse the gathered data
-can apply assessment criteria in their study
-different approaches and their backgrounds
-qualitative data and analysis
-qualitative content analysis
-can apply qualitative approach in all the phases of the research process: in the planning, implementation and evaluation phases.
-can justify decisions made during the research process, also from the ethical and reliability viewpoints.
-masters inductive qualitative content analysis in practice
-knows action research approach and some other research methods for development activities.
-can write a report according to the given guidelines and works constructively in a team.
-performance does not fulfil the aforementioned criteria for passing
-does not participate lectures or team work