Course: Qualitative Data Analysis

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Session Topic Activities
1 Introduction/Orientation
2 Transcription/Data Management Lecture 2

One-page description of fieldwork project and inventory of data

3 Introduction to Interpretive Frameworks for Analysis
4 Narrative Analysis and Case Study Approaches Lecture 4

Full transcription of one In-Depth Interview (IDI) or Focus Group Discussion (FGD)

5 Ethnographic and Phenomenological Approaches Lecture 5
6 Grounded Theory Approach Lecture 6
7 Code book development Lecture 7

All transcription complete

8 Atlas.ti lab - instruction Lecture 8
9 Tips and Techniques for Writing Up Lecture 9

Draft of code book due

10 Atlas.ti lab - supervised work
11 Cultural Domain Analysis Lecture 11
12 Ethical Issues in Qualitative Research Lecture 12

Draft of paper due

13 Hiring, Training, Managing Teams of Data Collectors Lecture 13
14 Student Presentations
15 Student Presentations
16 Student Presentations
17 Wrap-up Final Paper Due