Getting Great Data: Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (IPA) - Training and professional development - University of Derby

Getting Great Data: Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (IPA)

Getting Great Data: Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (IPA)

*This course is now full, please register your interest using the form below for any future courses*

Wednesday 15th November, 9.30am-5pm
Kedleston Road Campus
Cost: £95 per learner

This face to face interactive workshop is ideal for student, staff and industry researchers across all levels, with the aim to support those who wish to conduct postgraduate and PhD level research.

Course Content:

  • Develop a better understanding of IPA
  • Discuss IPA interview schedule design
  • Review the stages involved in analysis
  • Work through transcripts at a level ‘beyond description’
  • Bring your own data or work with a provided sample

What is Interpretative phenomenological analysis?

Interpretative phenomenological analysis (IPA) is an experiential qualitative approach to research in psychology and the human, health and social sciences. IPA has an idiographic focus, which means that it aims to offer insights into how a given person, in a given context, makes sense of a given phenomenon.

Aims, objectives and learning outcomes

  • To be able to position IPA work epistemologically for academic purposes
  • To gain insight into drafting IPA-friendly interview schedules
  • To actively work to interpret beyond description with real data

Lead professionals

Fiona Holland & Jane Montague

How to apply

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The cost is £95 per learner.

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