HE Quality Enhancement: An Action-Research Approach to the Arts, Humanities and Humanistic Social Sciences

46 March, 2024

Led by: Dr Tom Parkinson/University of Kent and Dr Tahir Zaman/University of Sussex

To continue the action-research projects launched at the 6th-9th September 2023 workshop, including:

  • Review progress on action research studies to date
  • Introduce principles of deductive and inductive coding of qualitative data
  • Familiarise use of MAXQDA2022 software for coding and analysis
  • Provide guidance on academic writing and journal article structure, with a focus on introduction and methodology.

Workshop participants will be able to:

  • Apply key principles of qualitative data analysis
  • Use the basic functions of MAXQDA2022 data analysis software to analyse their data sets
  • Write a clear and logical introduction to an academic article comprising the elements outlined in the CARS (Creating A Research Space) model
  • Write an effective methodology for an academic article.