Programme for
2013/14

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Course Details

Doing Focus Group Research

Event Description

Date:

13 March 2014

Time:

9.30 am - 4.30 pm

 

Designed for:

Academic and research staff who plan to undertake focus group research

 

Content:

  • The Focus Group Method: An Outline
  • Conducting a Focus Group - Practical Session
  • Analysing Focus Group Data: An Outline

Participants will have an opportunity to consider the use of focus group methods as a stand alone collection method or in mixed methods studies.  The course is twinned with Introduction to Qualitative Data Analysis Techniques in which participants will gain an introduction to analysing focus group data as well as other types of qualitative data.


Aims/Aimed at

To help academic researchers (from all discliplines) to plan and conduct focus group interviews to the standards required for publishing in policy reports or academic journals. 

Booking Information

Register for a course via Queen's Online: http://www.qub.ac.uk/qol then click on iTrent Training link in the list of services for staff


Booking URL: Queen's Online
New Course: No
Course Type(s): Research and Enterprise Skills
Staff Categories: Academic, Research
Keywords: Focus Groups, Qualitative Research

Course Contact Details

Name: Staff Training and Development Unit
Telephone: 6590/6601
Email: training@qub.ac.uk