Introduction to Qualitative Research Methods

Professor: Denise Pope

Course Description:

This course introduces students to core concepts and methods of qualitative research. Through a variety of hands-on learning activities, readings, field experiences, class lectures, and discussions, students will explore the processes and products of qualitative inquiry. Essential questions for the course include:¬†What is the nature of qualitative research– and how can we, as consumers and “doers,” assess its value?”

Class Notes:

Notes 1

Class Exercise:

Choose a partner, and first one draws the other without lifting the pen from the paper. Then switch, but now you cannot look at the paper! I was on the second round! NO PEEKING!

Drawing of me.


My drawing:


Assignment #1

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