Aug 14, 2020  
2014-2015 University Catalog 
    
2014-2015 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

HP 764 - Qualitative Methods for Health Research (cross-listed as SS 764)


This course prepares students to use qualitative research, alone or in combination with quantitative methods, for health program planning, monitoring, or evaluation.  Following a unified introduction to qualitative research, students may pursue specific topics and methods that best suit their needs.  All students will evaluate representative literature; formulate research questions; practice observation, interviewing and content analysis techniques; and develop a protocol and research plan consistent with ethical guidelines.  Students will also learn the fundamentals of computer aided qualitative data analysis.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisites: HE 750 or HP 730 or PB 751 or permission of instructor)

Credits: 3