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Arkistoitu opetusohjelma 2012–2013
Selaat vanhentunutta opetusohjelmaa. Voimassa olevan opetusohjelman löydät täältä.
COSOPOM3 Qualitative Research Methods and Comparative Research Design - 5 ECTS
Period I Period II Period II Period IV
Language of instruction
Type or level of studies
Advanced studies
Course unit descriptions in the curriculum
Master's Degree Programme in Comparative Social Policy and Welfare
School of Social Sciences and Humanities

Learning outcomes

This course focuses on qualitative research methods in general, and on specified methods such as ethnography, discourse analysis and narrative analysis. The methodology and the practices of qualitative research methods are discussed. The aim is to enable the students to reflect and use qualitative research methods. Students will be able
- to understand the methodology of qualitative research methods
- to identify different qualitative research methods
- to analyse data with one specified method for example discourse analysis or narrative analysis



Mon 4-Feb-2013 at 13-16, Linna 5014
Tue 5-Feb-2013 at 9-12, Linna 5014
Wed 6-Feb-2013 at 9-12, Linna 5014
Thu 7-Feb-2013, 7.2. onwards the course will continue in Moodle

Further information

Introduction during the COSOPO Intensive Programme in Tampere, afterwards workshops and pair work supported by Moodle. Two seminar papers.

Compensates SOSM5.1 (Sosiaalitieteen tutkimusmenetelmät).

Some places available for Master's level exchange students. Please contact Ms. Anna Tuusa, anna.tuusa (at) uta.fi