Getting Great Data - Introduction to IPA

Date and time
Thursday, 7 February 2019
09.00 - 16.30

Enterprise Centre
Bridge Street

Thursday 7th February
University of Derby, Enterprise Centre, Bridge Street, Derby, DE1 3LD
Cost £150

postgraduates discussing ideas at an event

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:

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

Overview of the day
9:30 Registration and tea/coffee
10:00Introductions and projects/stages
10:30IPA Epistemology & methodology
10:30Method: ‘Doing IPA’- Research questions. Developing interview questions.
11:15 Tea and coffee
11:30 Interview schedule design activity
12:30-1:15 Lunch break
1:15 Analysis 1
2:00-3:00 Analysis 2
3:00 Tea and coffee
3:30 Analysis discussion
4:15 Q & A
4:30 Close

Please note this workshop is suitable for people who HAVE collected their data already and are able to bring it with them on the day.

Facilitators: Dr Fiona Holland & Dr Jane Montague
The cost is £150 and includes all refreshments and lunch. It is hosted at the Enterprise Centre in Derby.

How to apply

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