The course assumes that the candidates already have knowledge in various forms of qualitative research designs. The course starts with reflecting on a systemic perspective on research, mainly in the field of family therapy. Thereafter some specific methods will be presented more thoroughly. The course will also discuss how qualitative and quantitative method can be used in Mixed-methods research.
In addition, the PhD course will discuss aspects of philosophy of science, methodological issues and ethical aspects of qualitative research from a systemic perspective.
- Group discussions
This course uses Canvas as the platform for information and lectures.
Time and place
Date: 24.11.20 - 26.11.20
Address: Diakonveien 14
View preliminary course plan below.
It is recommended that participants are familiar with relevant literature before the course starts.
There is no pre-course paper submission.
Submission of essay. The word limit of the essay is 2000 ±10% words
Deadline for submission of written paper: 29.01.2021, in Inspera Assessment
You will find more information about Inspera Assessment in the course pages at Canvas.
Both a satisfactory course attendance (minimum 80%), completed peer-interviews and an approved paper are necessary to obtain the 10 ECTS.