DENT 706 Advanced Seminar in Qualitative Health Research (3 credits)

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Offered by: Dentistry (Faculty of Dentistry)

Administered by: Graduate Studies


Dentistry : Advanced examination of qualitative research in health disciplines include an in-depth discussion of dominant qualitative research methodologies - particularly grounded theory, phenomenology/hermeneutics and ethnography - as well as a review of data collection techniques. Each qualitative methodology and technique will be examined from the perspective of a) their underlying philosophical paradigms (i.e.,epistemological and ontological premises), as well as b) their pertinence to health phenomena.

Terms: Winter 2017

Instructors: Franco Carnevale, Mary Ellen Macdonald (Winter)

  • Priority will be given to Dental students enrolled in the Ad Hoc Ph.D. program.

  • Prerequisite(s): Students must have completed at least 1 qualitative research course prior to enrolling in this course AND permission of instructors.