Meth - Chapter_10 - Chapter 10 Collecting primary data...

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Chapter 10 – Collecting primary data using semi- structured, in-depth and group interviews Interviews a purposeful discussion between two or more people Gathering information valid and reliable data that are relevant to your research question (s) and objectives Interviews [2] Your interview should be consistent with your research questions and objectives, the purpose of your research strategy Type of interview Structured interviews Semi-structured interviews Unstructured interviews Structured Interviews Use questionnaires based on a standarized set of questions -formal Inter-administrated questionnaires Answers recorded by interviewer No discussion between inter and itee wil be recorded; iter stick to the questions Collect quantifiable data Semi-structured Interviews Iter uses a list of themes and questions to be covered Questions will vary form interview too interview The order of questions may vary Discussion between iter-itee possible an to be recorded
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Meth - Chapter_10 - Chapter 10 Collecting primary data...

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