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Qualitative Methods in Health Systems Research (HSR)

KIT (Royal Tropical Institute)

22.01.2020 - 07.02.2020

KIT Royal Tropical Institute



Course Content

Health care programme managers need to be able to use a range of research approaches and methods to solve the problems they face while working in the health system.

This course looks at the strengths and weaknesses of different research approaches and methods and discusses which research methods should be used to answer certain health system research questions. The course specifically focuses on qualitative and participatory research methods.

Learning objectives, training objectives

Participants gain experience in each step of the research process through the development of their own research proposal, through practical exercises, and by a critical review of research articles.


Academic training or professional qualification in a relevant area; Three years of relevant work experience in a related area, including experience in management or planning in developing countries




Proficiency in spoken and written English tropEd accredited

Type of degree
Certificate of attendance, Certificate of completion
Education form
Full Time

EUR 2.020,00

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