AHS 6008: Advanced Qualitative Methods
The course begins with a more in-depth examination of ontological and epistemological assumptions underpinning the various qualitative research approaches and moves to developing requisite skills for completing qualitative research. Students will gain practical experience in interviewing, participant observation and analysis of qualitative data. Students will also develop an appreciation of how to write grant proposals using qualitative approaches and continue to refine their ability to critique qualitative research.