Theory of qualitative data analysis

Estimated cost: R5001 – R10 000
Field Of Study: Social sciences research methodology
Department Name: Sociology and Social Anthropology


This module provides an introduction to the theoretical traditions, thinking processes and methods associated with qualitative data analysis. The module is subdivided into three sections, each with its own assessment component. The sections will be taught by Prof. Steven Robins, Prof. Rob Patttman and Dr Lloyd Hill respectively. The sessions will cover, inter alia, ethnography, narrative analysis, discourse analysis and computer assisted qualitative data analysis.

Entry Requirement: Professional 3-year Bachelor’s degree/Advanced Diploma or Equivalent Qualification
Certificate Type: Competence
Delivery Mode: Contact
Duration: 1 week
Presentation Language: English
Contact Person Name: GM Gabriels
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Latest Year Offered: 2018