Researching Ageing: Key Issues for Research Methods in Gerontology
|NCRM, University of Southampton|
Dr Rebekah Luff, Dr Elisabeth Schroder-Butterfill and Dr Kritika Samsi
Building 39, University of Southampton, Highfield, Southampton, Hants
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This course aims to introduce researchers at all levels to a selection of methodological issues that most commonly arise when undertaking research with older adults. The day will consider both practical and ethical best practice in relation to data collection with older adults with dementia, with those living in a care home and with older adults living in other countries. Additionally the day will introduce the availability and opportunities in using secondary data sources to study older populations, including panel surveys.
The course covers:
By the end of the course participants will:
This course would be appropriate for a wide-ranging audience of those with an interest in gerontology, health and social care more generally. It is suitable for academics at all levels as well as government and charity researchers.
Entry (no or almost no prior knowledge)
The fee per teaching day is:
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Participant Recruitment, Quality in Qualitative Research, Quality in Quantitative Research, Research Ethics , Management of User Involvement , Secondary Analysis , Gerontology , Dementia , Cross-national research
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