Graduate Catalog

EDU 812 Qualitative Research Methods

This course will introduce graduate students to the major concepts, issues, and techniques of qualitative research methods. Students will practice interview and participant observation skills and will analyze and interpret data. Class topics will include formation of research questions: ethics of fieldwork, descriptive validity, and theory building. Case study methods, content, history, and foundations will be addressed.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

Prerequisite: Advanced research methods classes or Permission of Instructor.

Distribution

Doctorate, Graduate