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Qualitative Research in Information Systems

  • Number of credits 7.5 credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Starting Spring Term 2023

About the course

This course gives an overview of commonly used qualitative methods in the field of information systems. It will cover basic techniques for collecting, interpreting, and analyzing qualitative data. This includes a focus on how to gather different types of qualitative data, including empirical data from observations, interviews, and documents. The next part of the course deals with the process of proceeding from data collection to data analysis. Students will be introduced to the basic techniques of using computer programs for qualitative data analysis.

Application and eligibility

Qualitative Research in Information Systems, 7.5 credits

Visa tillfällen för föregående termin Spring Term 2023 Det finns inga senare terminer för kursen

Starts

16 February 2023

Ends

21 March 2023

Study location

Umeå

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 100%

Required Knowledge

Admission to the course requires 90 credits in informatics, computer science, business administration, cognitive science, media and communication studies, pedagogics, psychology, political science or sociology (or equivalent competence). Also required is English B/6. Entry requirements

Selection

Academic credits Applicants in some programs at Umeå University have guaranteed admission to this course. The number of places for a single course may therefore be limited.

Application code

UMU-F2741

Application

The online application opens 01 June 2022 at 13:00 CET. Application deadline is 15 August 2022. How to apply

Application and tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK 900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK 17,850

Total fee

SEK 17,850

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Course is given by
Department of Informatics
Contactperson for the course is:
Student Support Informatics