Information Package / Course Catalogue
Qualitative Research Methods and Data Analysis
Course Code: MIS504
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 7
Objectives of the Course

To be able to do basic statistical opreations and obtain skills enabling to interpret data

Course Content

Students will be able to analyze data by defining basic concepts related to qualitative research concepts.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.will be able to define the basic concepts about qualitative research
2.will be able to explain qualitative reserach methods
3.will be able to explain the techniques used for gathering data in qualitative research
4.will be able to develop instruments for gathering data
5.will be able to apply these instruments
6.will be able to analyze the data
7.will be able to interpret the data
8.will be able to evaluate the qualitative and quantitavive research by comparing and contrasting
9.will be able to develop a suggestion for qualitative research
Recommended or Required Reading
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Introducing the aims, contents, teaching-learning process and evaluation process of the lesson.
Week 2 - Theoretical
Bases of Qualitative Research
Week 3 - Theoretical
Basic Transformations in Scientific Researches (Scientific Research Paradigms)
Week 4 - Theoretical
Position of Qualitative Research in Tradition of Scientific Research Comparison of Qualitative and Quantitative Researches
Week 5 - Theoretical
Patterns of Qualitative Research Process of Qualitative Research
Week 6 - Theoretical
Sample and Generalization in Qualitative Research
Week 7 - Theoretical
Validity and Reliability in Quantitative Research
Week 8 - Theoretical
Techniques for Data Collection in Quantitaive Research- I (Interwiev, Focus Group Interwiev)
Week 9 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 10 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 11 - Theoretical
Techniques for Data Collection in Quantitaive Research- II (Observation, Investigation of Documents)
Week 12 - Theoretical
Techniques for Data Collection in Quantitaive Research- III (Case study, Action Researches, Qualitative Data Collection By Metaphor)
Week 13 - Theoretical
Analysis of Qualitative Data
Week 14 - Theoretical
Contribution of Qualitative Researh Results to Science and Application Reporting The Qualitative Research Results
Week 15 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Exam
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory160348
Assignment102020
Individual Work260378
Quiz20510
Midterm Examination101010
Final Examination101515
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)181
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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Adnan Menderes University - Information Package / Course Catalogue