Description
ETHNOGRAPHIC AND QUALITATIVE METHODS
Students will be introduced to the basic principles of ethnographic research and their application to the evaluation of human service and health care programs. They will become familiar with research design in ethnographic studies; the process of fieldwork in urban settings; the methodology of participant observation and ethnographic interviewing; recording ethnographic data; ethnographic writing; and ethical questions surrounding ethnographic research.
Details
Grading Basis
Grad Letter Grade
Units
3
Component
Seminar - Required
Offering
Course
BCHS 3007
Academic Group
Grad School of Public Health
Academic Organization
Behavioral & Communty Hlth Sci
Campus
Pittsburgh Campus
Typically Offered
Spring