URP 675– Advanced Qualitative Research
Course No.: 20289
Department: Urban and Regional Planning
Semester: 2017 Fall
Location: Hayes Hall – 328
Meeting Day(s): Thursday
Meeting Time: 11:00 AM - 1:40 PM
This course covers qualitative methods used in urban research. It also introduces qualitative data analysis (QDA) software and other tools. The methods covered during the semester can be applied to urban planning projects, other applied research settings, and thesis and dissertation research. Topics include: field notes and field observations, semi-structured interviewing, content-analysis, and focus groups. Students will apply the skills they learn to research practicum during the semester.