Master's degree in Nursing and Obstetrics (Bolzano)

Research methodology applied to health settings - RICERCA QUALITATIVA APPLICATA

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Name of lecturer
Federica Canzan
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LMSIO BZ - 2° ANNO 1° SEM. dal Oct 3, 2019 al Feb 8, 2020.

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Learning outcomes

To analyze and design a contextualized qualitative research studies to respond at social and health issues. To identify the constitutive elements, strengths and critical points to promote a streght empirical qualitative research.


Qualitative research design integrate into quantitative studies.
A structure of qualitative research protocol : aims, contexts, sample, data collection, analysys.
Different way to reach particpitant sampling in qualitative studies.
The tools: interviews (type and meaning), observation.
The process of data analysis and the different kind of labeling

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
Luigina Mortari e Lucia Zannini La ricerca qualitativa in ambito sanitario Carrocci editore 2017

Assessment methods and criteria

A written exam will be propose, witch will include a variable number of open questions, aimed at probing the students' preemption with respect to the theoretical contents addressed in the classroom.

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