Results and discussion thesis qualitative research
Published on June 19, by Pritha Bhandari. Revised on July 30, Qualitative research involves collecting and analyzing non-numerical data e. It can be used to gather in-depth insights into a problem or generate new ideas for research.
Words, you guessed? Well, sometimes, yes. Qualitative data exists in the form of interviews, focus groups, or open-ended surveys; or in the interpretation of images, documents and videos. Simply put, qualitative analysis focuses on words, descriptions or ideas , while quantitative research focuses on numbers. For a detailed discussion of qual vs quant, check out this post. Not so fast there!
What’s the difference between results and discussion?
Published on October 27, by Bas Swaen. Revised on February 15, by Shona McCombes. This is where you report the main findings of your research.
Thematic analysis in qualitative research is the main approach to analyze the data. Research requires rigorous methods for the data analysis, this requires a methodology that can help facilitate objectivity. Rigorous thematic analysis can bring objectivity to the data analysis in qualitative research.