Friday, 4 December 2015

Assignment 1 notes

Introduction - general blurb and structure

My background

Quantitative vs qualitative

Paradigms - postivists/interpretivist/CT Discuss and dismiss, drawing out where I stand and why I stand there.

Methodology - discussion of methodology. Considering phenomenology (discuss theory/history) and interpretive rather than descriptive (why?) will need to show how their own experiences have shaped the choice of research topic, the questions and their interpretations. How do I stand within a hermeneutic circle?

Consider the issues of validity

Method: semi-structured interviews of students; purposive sampling; taping;


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