Program Image Qualitative Methods in Health Systems Research (QHSR)

Qualitative Methods in Health Systems Research (QHSR)

Short or summer course

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This course looks at the strengths and weaknesses of different research approaches and methods and discusses which research methods should be used to answer certain health system research questions.
Health care programme managers need to be able to use a range of research approaches and methods to solve the problems they face while working in the health system. This course looks at the strengths and weaknesses of different research approaches and methods and discusses which research methods should be used to answer certain health system research questions. The course specifically focuses on qualitative and participatory research methods.

Participants gain experience in each step of the research process through the development of their own research proposal, through practical exercises, and by a critical review of research articles. Attention is also paid to developing approaches to make the research user friendly and to enhance the use of research results by policy makers, health care managers, health care providers and clients.

Language

English

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Duration

19 days

ECTS credits

Accreditation

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Numerus Fixus

Tuition fee 2024/2025

€ 2,640


Admission

Application requirements

Admission criteria

  • Academic training or a professional qualification in a relevant field
  • Work experience in a related area, including experience in management or planning in developing countries
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English

Admission criteria

  • Academic training or a professional qualification in a relevant field
  • Work experience in a related area, including experience in management or planning in developing countries
  • Proficiency in spoken and written English

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Tuition fees  
€ 2,640
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Start date App. deadline EU/EEA App. deadline Non-EU/EEA
6 Jan '25 6 Dec '24 6 Dec '24

Scholarships

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Rotary Foundation

StuNed Scholarship Programme

StuNed Scholarships for master studies, short courses and customised training programmes are available for Indonesian professionals with at least 2 years' work experience in a development-related organisation.

Orange Knowledge Programma (OKP)

The Orange Knowledge Programme aims to contribute to a society's sustainable and inclusive development. Its scholarships are open to mid-career professionals in specific countries.