Critical Appraisal of Research Papers: Qualitative
Domain: A2 Cognitive abilities
This workshop is designed to provide you with an understanding of how to critically appraise qualitative research papers. By the end of the workshop you should be able to:
* understand what is meant by critical appraisal and why it is necessary
* discuss how to assess the reliability, validity and trustworthiness of different qualitative methods
* locate checklists and guides for critically appraising qualitative studies
* critically appraise a qualitative research study
This is an interactive workshop. Participants will work in groups and are encouraged to share their learning and experiences. It is presented by a health researcher and is probably most useful to those undertaking research on health and social care topics. Attendees will be provided with 1-2 hours of pre-work which will need to be completed before the workshop.