General information

Course type AMUPIE
Module title Qualitative Research In Psychology
Language English
Module lecturer prof. UAM dr hab. Emilia Soroko
Lecturer's email
Lecturer position
Faculty Faculty of Psychology and Cognitive Science
Semester 2022/2023 (summer)
Duration 30
USOS code 23-PIE-QRP


When: Tuesday, 8.00-9.30 AM (The first meeting will take place on 7 March 2023).

Where: Faculty of Psychology and Cognitive Science, 89 Szamarzewskiego Street, Building D, Room 304. 

Module aim (aims)

Pre-requisites in terms of knowledge, skills and social competences (where relevant)



Week 1: Qualitative approach in psychology – introduction. 

Week 2: Philosophical perspectives on qualitative research in psychology.

Week 3: Mixed-methods research in psychology – introduction.   

Week 4: Qualitative data collection – introduction.

Week 5: Qualitative research interviews.

Week 6: Transcription as the decisive process in qualitative approach.

Week 7: Qualitative data analysis – introduction.

Week 8: Qualitative data analysis – coding, analysing, interpreting. 

Week 9: Qualitative research strategies – overview. 

Week 10: Interpretive phenomenological analysis. 

Week 11: Thematic analysis.

Week 12: Qualitative data analysis software. 

Week 13: Ethical issues and data management.

Week 14: Quality and trustworthiness in qualitative research.

Reading list