Research Methodology II

Faculteit Letteren
Jaar 2020/21
Vakcode LHF034B05
Vaknaam Research Methodology II
Niveau(s) bachelor
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester I b
Rooster Rooster onder voorbehoud

Uitgebreide vaknaam Research Methodology II
Leerdoelen Understanding of the main themes in contemporary scientific research; Command over the main methodological approaches in qualitative research; student ability to design, implement, and analyze a qualitative research project; understanding of the role of qualitative research in the larger scientific context; command over key theoretical concepts in qualitative research.
Omschrijving This course introduces students of the second year of the Minorities and Multilingualism program to qualitative research methodology. It is the first block of a research methodology course that includes a qualitative and a quantiative component. There will be a lecture and a seminar component.
In the lecture, students will learn about key issues in contemporary qualitative research methodologies such as the relationship between qualitative and quantitative research; the place of qualitative research in the larger framework of the scientific process; key techniques (interviewing, participant observation; shadowing; etc.) in qualitative research; designing a qualitative research project; conducting qualitative research; and analyzing the results from qualitative research.
In the seminars, students will have the opportunity to apply the concepts learned in lecture. They will be expected to design their own qualitative research project. Students will also have the opportunity, through exercises, group projects, and peer reviewing, to test the skills learned in lecture and through the readings.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm hoorcollege, werkcollege
Vaksoort bachelor jr 2
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Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
Course units for exchange students 2 semester I b intm
Ba Minorities & Multilingualism 2 semester I b verplicht
Facultaire Minor Linguistics 3 semester I b keuzegroep