Qualitative Research Application
Analyze the types of research questions that benefit from qualitative research
Explain the types of qualitative research
In this discussion forum, you will use your problem of interest to explore how qualitative research can be used to find answers to research questions and explore how research can benefit from qualitative studies.
Your participation in the discussion forum, including the following:
A response to the initial questions below
Responses to at least two other students’ posts
Step 1 Reflect on your research.
As you prepare to answer the discussion questions, consider the following points:
Consider the types of qualitative research.
Consider what types of research questions benefit from qualitative research.
Reflect upon and consider your research question or problem of interest. Listed here are questions you might ask yourself as you reflect:
“Why do we do it this way?”
“Are there better ways to assess or intervene?”
“It seems that patients with a specific assessment/intervention have better outcomes.”
Step 2 Post a response to the discussion board.
Address the following questions in your response:
Explain the types of qualitative research.
What types of research questions benefit from qualitative research?
What types might you use in approaching your proposed research question or problem of interest and why?
What are the benefits of using qualitative research to answer your research question or problem of interest?