Introduction to Designing & Conducting Mixed Methods Research, a collaboration between Postgraduate Education and the Community Engagement program, is an online, eight-week course that offers an introduction to mixed methods research in the health sciences. During the course, participants will learn how qualitative and quantitative data can be integrated to capture the perspectives of patients, providers, communities, or healthcare organizations in order to answer complex research questions. The course will also cover formulating research questions, collecting and analyzing different types of data, choosing the appropriate mixed methods designs, and interpreting mixed method research results.
Register by December 15.
Understand mixed methods research
Appreciate the strengths and limitations of qualitative and quantitative data
Understand the intent, procedures, advantages, and challenges of three basic mixed methods designs
Learn the three basic mixed methods designs