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Week 1 Required Resources

Qualitative Research Methodology

Research Designs

Qualitative Analysis

Using Microsoft Word to Manage Qualitative Data Analysis

NVivo Resources

Week 2 Required Resources

The Coding Process

Week 3 Required Resources

Conceptual and Theoretical Frameworks


Access this eBook in the Getting Started module of your course

Completing Your Qualitative Dissertation: A Road Map from Beginning to End
Bloomberg, L. D. (2022). Completing your qualitative dissertation: A road map from beginning to end (5th digital ed.). SAGE.

  • Read pages 235-245 of Chapter 7 (the corresponding section in the 4th edition was first introduced to you in EDR8400). This section of the chapter provides details regarding a theoretical or conceptual framework in qualitative research. Specifically, it describes how the framework is used in qualitative data analysis and the role and function that it serves in the analytic process.

A Priori Coding