Recent developments in qualitative research (MAD)

Kurs-Nr.: 080393 | Zeit: Di 16-18 | Raum: GD E2/156 | Semester: WiSe 2019/2020


In this seminar, we will have a look at the latest trends and debates in qualitative methodology.
Students will carry out their own research work: Firstly, we will systematically review high-quality international journals to get an overview over current developments. Secondly, we will choose 4 or 5 topics for in-depth reading and discussion. Relevant topics might include global methodologies, standards of qualitative research, revisiting the qualitative-quantitative debate, etc.

Voraussetzungen für Studiennachweise / Modulprüfungen:
Active participation and individual research work
‚Hausarbeit‘ or similiar

Registration via CampusOffice ab dem 1.9.2019, 08:00 Uhr.
Willingness to read, present and discuss in english
High motivation for active participation and independent research work

Denzin, N. K., & Lincoln, Y. S. (2017). Handbook of qualitative research, 5th ed. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Relevant journals include:
Qualitative Research
Sociological Methodology
Qualitative Sociology
Qualitative Inquiry
Forum Qualitative Research (FQS)
International Journal of Social Research Methodology
International Journal of Qualitative Methods