The course consists of 5 consecutive days comprising 6 hours of classroom interaction per day. In bilateral lectures as well as individual and group work, students will learn key concepts for designing a qualitative research study, and collecting and analyzing qualitative data. Students will also learn how to critique and deconstruct qualitative research papers. The course is taught in small groups of max. 30 participants. The workload for this course will consist of 30 hours of lecturing and group work and 120 hours additional individual and group preparation. This course equals 5 credit points.
All intensive courses are led by outstanding speakers from RWTH Aachen University and other internationally renowned universities.