URP 675

URP 675– Advanced Qualitative Research

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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

Faculty: Silverman

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.