Qualitative Research Methods
|Type of Course||Seminar|
|Term||Summer term 2017|
|Thursday, 09:00-18:00, single: 15.06.2017|
|Wednesday, 09:00-18:00, single: 14.06.2017|
|Gregory, Robert Wayne, Prof. Dr.|
|Eickhoff, Matthias, Dr.|
Learning outcome, core skills:
IS doctoral students attending this course will learn how to/about:
Course and content:
This course addresses first and second year IS doctoral students and introduces them to qualitative research methods commonly used in business information systems research, especially case study research. The course also introduces one of the key data collection techniques that is widely used in qualitative research, namely interviews, and discusses one of the key analytical tools for dealing with qualitative data, namely coding. Last, but not least, the course introduces approaches for writing up qualitative research.
Students have to demonstrate profound knowledge of the methodological foundations of the material and to relate these to the own PhD project. To do so, students have to submit a presentation file following a pre-defined structure and to give a related presentation during the seminar.
Deadline: 4/30/2017. Please use the application form.
In case of questions, please send an e-mail to Matthias Eickhoff (firstname.lastname@example.org).