MFTR 719: Qualitative Research Methods I

Synonym:

86336 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Megan Murphy

Credits:

3

Seats:

8

Semester:

Fall 2012

Meeting Schedule:

Wednesdays 8/29 - 12/12 (9:00AM-11:59AM)

Description:

Competency Area: Research Restricted to MFT doctoral students, others by written permission of the Instructor provided to the Registrar via Antioch email. In this advanced seminar students' briefly review process issues around doing qualitative research, such as: epistemological stances underlying qualitative inquiry, personal politics surrounding qualitative research methods and uses, ethics, and funding. students' then study several methods, such as: hermeneutics and phenomenology; grounded theory; narrative, and case study. Emphasis will be placed on familial and relational research, and an evaluation of methods and research studies from social justice, feminist, and cultural lenses. This is the first of a two-semester course.