Find the subject in the Handbook here. Schedule: Semester 1 OR 2 (Online)
This is a compulsory subject in the Master of Public Health. Qualitative research plays an important role in public health as it can explain how people experience a particular health issue or why they perform a health-related behavior, taking into account specific social, political and economic contexts. Public health practitioners need to be able to undertake and interpret a range of published research (including qualitative research) in order to gather evidence for practice, identify gaps in evidence and evaluate current practice.
Click to view assessments
• Short-answer written assignment- 1500 words (35%)
• Research proposal- 3000 words (60%)
• Critical reflection- 500 words (5%)