• Application Deadline
  • 4 days
    Duration
The Qualitative Research Methods Summer School- A focus on management and governance course at the University of Pisa will cover the full cycle of a qualitative research project; from design to data collection, analysis, reporting and disseminating.

About

Qualitative methods represent a valuable and meaningful research approach in social sciences. The purpose of this Qualitative Research Methods Summer School- A focus on management and governance course at the University of Pisa is to introduce Ph.D students and junior faculty to the diversity of ways of conducting qualitative research.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 4 days
    • Duration description

      20-24 May

  • Credits
    3 ECTS
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

In particular, participants will be introduced to different data collecting strategies (interviews, documents, visual data, observations, etc.), different methods of data analysis (content analysis, ethnography, critical discourse analysis, etc.) and they will learn how interpreting, evaluating and disseminating the findings of qualitative study. 

Finally, a software tool (Nvivo) for qualitative research analysis will be presented and participants will be introduced to the use of it.

Audience

Ph.D students, Post Doctoral students, and junior faculty

Lecturers

  • Prof. Alessandra Rigolini

English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

  • Motivation letter stating for what purpose and for what kind of research subject you think you will use qualitative methods.
  • Identity Document (*Passport in case you are a foreign student*)
  • Enrolment Form 
  • Curriculum Vitae

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    750 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 750 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 4 days.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    750 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 750 EUR for the full programme and a duration of 4 days.
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Living costs for Pisa

  • 750 - 1100 EUR/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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