Qualitative Research Methods in Medicine [MP06]

Course highlights

EC points

1.4

Start date

21-06-2021

End date

25-06-2021

Course days

Course spans 5 full days

Faculty

Dr. M. Lugtenberg, Dr. J.A.C. Rietjens, Dr. L.W. Kranenburg

Course fee

€ 910

Location

Online

Level

Introductory

Disciplines

  • Methodology

Detailed information about this course:

Description

Qualitative research is becoming more prominent in medicine and health care. In this 5-day course, students will be introduced to the basic principles of qualitative research methods in medicine. Students will be equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to design, conduct and report on qualitative research. In addition, the basic principles of data-analysis using the qualitative data analysis program NVivo will be taught.

Objectives

After this course, students are able to:

  • Understand the scientific paradigm of qualitative research.
  • Develop an appropriate qualitative research question and research protocol.
  • Conduct an (online or face to face) in-depth interview and focus group.
  • Apply the basic principles of qualitative data analysis using the qualitative data analysis program NVivo.
  • Report with rigor on the findings of a qualitative study.

Participant profile

(PhD)students and other researchers who have no or limited experience with qualitative research.

Assessment

Assignment(s), Presentation(s)


Reduction on fees

PLEASE NOTE THIS DOES NOT APPLY TO THE RESEARCH MASTERS (120 EC points)

50% reduction on our fees for participating institutes of NIHES

This 50% reduction is offered to participants formally appointed at the departments or sections participating in NIHES.

University Medical Center Rotterdam/Erasmus University Rotterdam:

  • Department of Epidemiology
  • Department of Public Health
  • Department of Psychiatry, Section of Medical Psychology and Psychotherapy
  • Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry/Psychology
  • Department of Medical Informatics
  • Department of General Practice
  • Erasmus School of Health Policy & Management
  • Generation R

50% reduction on our fees for NIHES affiliated partners

This 50% reduction is offered to participants formally appointed at the following NIHES affiliated partners:

University Medical Center Rotterdam/Erasmus University Rotterdam, departments of:

  • Dermatology
  • General Paediatrics
  • Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Rehabilitation Medicine

UMIT, Department of Public Health, Health Services Research and Health Technology Assessment.

25% reduction on our fees for Erasmus MC employees

For participants formally appointed at all departments of Erasmus MC (except the departments mentioned above).

25% reduction for all (international) PhD students
Please upload proof of enrollment as a PhD student in the application form and state the name of your tutor on the application form (remarks field).

25% reduction on our course fees (maximum 3 EC points per academic year) for all NIHES alumni
Please state that you are a NIHES alumnus/alumna and the academic year you graduated (remarks field). Please note that the reduction on fees for alumni does not apply to the Erasmus Summer Programme.