Research and Qualitative Research Methods

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Content: What is research? Why qualitative research? Qualitative methods Analysing qualitative data Competences: The learner is able to see the idea with qualitative research. The learner is able to choose an appropriate qualitative method for her/his study. The learner is able to analyse material that has been collected using qualitative methods. Working methods and language: The course is conducted in English. The course is an on-line course, suitable for all students interested in qualitative research. A few on-line webinars for q&a sessions will be provided during the course. First online Q&A session 6.3.2019 at 3.00pm-4.30 pm. The students need Possibility to make online recordings, preferably video, but audio is a must pass - fail (Pass = 80 % of assignments acceptable, grade 1- ) Contactperson: Senior lecturer Peter Björkroth,


The course is free of charge for degree students and exchange students at universities of applied sciences and for path students at Open UAS. Open UAS students pay a fee determined by the Open UAS to the university of applied sciences that offers the course in question.

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Please, follow the link to application, and "sign up for this course" ! OPENS 19.11.2018!
You will be contacted by teacher for more information, before opening of the platform (1.3.2019) The course is self studies on Moodle, and you can sign via your HAKA password.
In case you do not have a HAKA password, please inform us when you apply on the application form.
Please, write name of your AMK/YH, and your studycode, when you apply.


01.03.2019 - 12.04.2019


Time for course: 1.3.2019 - 12.4.2019
Q&A session on line, 6.3.2019, at 3.00 pm. - 4.30. pm