HSCI 483 Applied Qualitative Methods for Health Research
Qualitative methodologies/methods provide an opportunity for researchers to explore diverse perspectives on, and experiences of health care systems. In this course students will explore multiple qualitative methodologies and methods that are used to collect and analyze non-numeric behaviours, experiences, and/or perspectives. This course provides students with an opportunity enhance and apply prior qualitative research skills. In this course, students will design and initiate a qualitative research project on a topical health and health care issues. Students will discuss positionality, ethical considerations, subjectivities, and power relationships associated with the conduct of research involving humans and ways of navigating them.