Advanced Qualitative Methods, 7.5 credits

Academic year 2023/2024

  • Spring 2024, 100%, Campus

    Start date: 26 April 2024

    End date: 2 June 2024

    Application deadline: 16 October 2023

    Application code: UU-70511 Application

    Language of instruction: English

    Location: Uppsala

    Selection: Higher education credits (maximum 285 credits)

    Registration: Please contact the department.

Entry requirements: Fulfilment of the requirements for a Bachelor's degree, from an internationally recognised university. Social science methods courses at the Master's level of at least 15 credits. Proficiency in English equivalent to the Swedish upper secondary course English 6.

Fees:

If you are not a citizen of a European Union (EU) or European Economic Area (EEA) country, or Switzerland, you are required to pay application or tuition fees. Formal exchange students will be exempted from tuition fees, as well as the application fee. Read more about fees.

Application fee: SEK 900

Tuition fee, first semester: SEK 12,500

Tuition fee, total: SEK 12,500

About the course

The course deepens the knowledge of qualitative social science methodology that you have acquired during Bachelor's and Master's level studies. The aim is to expand familiarity with the most common qualitative methods, further develop the ability to use the methods in qualitative research and critically assess different qualitative methods' advantages and disadvantages. The course also covers the specific challenges involved in field research and the ethical problems associated with qualitative peace and conflict research, including strategies to address those problems.

More information

Contact

Department of Peace and Conflict Research

Gamla Torget 3, 1tr 753 20 Uppsala

Box 514, 751 20 UPPSALA

Email: info@pcr.uu.se

Chris Chau (Bachelor's level)

Email: chris.chau@pcr.uu.se

Telephone: +46 18 471 23 79

Ingalill Blad Ögren (Master's level)

Email: ingalill.blad-ogren@pcr.uu.se

Telephone: +46 18 471 23 49