This two day course is designed to explore the key issues in planning and conducting qualitative interviews with vulnerable participants or where challenging dynamics might be encountered. As well as providing insight from the trainers’ own experiences, the course aims to offer a forum where participants can discuss their own studies and reflect on these issues away from the hectic day-to-day experience of carrying out applied research. The course will be delivered through a mix of taught and practical sessions by qualitative researchers from NatCen who have extensive experience of conducting in-depth interviews for complex qualitative studies.
By the end of the course, participants will:
You will find this course useful if you:
This course assumes an understanding of the principles of qualitative research and experience of having conducted qualitative research interviews.
Course fee payable to SRA.
This course contributes 6 hours to the MRS CPD programme
n.b. This course runs over two consecutive mornings:
Part 1 - 23 February - 10.00 am to 3.00 pm
Part 2 - 24 February - 10.00 am to 3.00 pm