1 Watch – Videos: Take masterclasses from other researchers – avoid common pitfalls, get encouragement, and ensure you’re going in the right direction with short videos that explore key terms and processes in qualitative research. Corresponding questions online help you internalize important lessons and apply them to your own project.

8.1 Qualitative research methods

For a 30 minute YouTube video on qualitative methodology go to:

How would you summarise the key aspects of qualitative methodology outlined in this video? What do you think are the most important factors highlighted by Shady Attia that might influence how you would select your research method?

8.2 David on naturally occurring data

You can find a video of me giving a brief account of why naturally occurring data are important at:

Do you agree that it is important to focus on how participants do things as well as on how they see things? Why or why not?