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One-day Qualitative Data Analysis Seminar


This one-day seminar provides an introduction to systematic and intensive analysis of qualitative data. The seminar will focus on organization/management of qualitative data for preparation for interpretation. The focus is on thematic analysis, which is the most often used qualitative analysis method. It covers the steps of transcription, data reduction, coding, and data display so that data can be presented in a format easy and ready for interpretation. It mostly deals with textual data, including interviews, field notes, and documents.
It is intended for researchers who are collecting/analyzing data now or in the near future, especially those working in the development sector or master’s/M.Phil./PhD. students. It will help researchers in analyzing qualitative data with simple Microsoft office tools such as Word, Excel, and Access, without the need to use overly expensive and complex QDA software.


This seminar is for introductory purposes. Detailed course/training on analyzing data will be available in the near future.
The fee is Rs. 750, which includes refreshments, handouts and software/apps related to data management and transcription. Researchers are requested to bring their data (for example, transcripts/field notes, in soft or hardcopy), if available, so that it is easier to understand the analysis process.
Moderated by:     Mahesh Raj Maharjan, Research Supervisor, Nepā School
Assisted by:        Prabin Nanicha Shrestha, Field Supervisor, Nepā School

Date:          Saturday, November 7, 2015
Venue:       Nepā School of Social Sciences and Humanities
Time:         11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Limited seats are available.

Interested researchers may send their CV to by November 5, 2015.

For further details, please call 4480056/ 4471845.

Nepā School of Social Sciences and Humanities is an equal-opportunity institution.




Academic Writing Course: English for Academic Purpose

We regret to inform you that the Academic Writing Course: English for Academic Purposes course has been cancelled because the Instructor has had to go back to Scotland for some unavoidable family reasons.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.


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Nepā School’s mailing address:
GPO Box 4524, Kathmandu, Nepal.

167/33 Chandra Binayak Marg, Lam Pokhari, Chabahil, Kathmandu.

To contact us by phone or fax:
Tel: +977-1-4480056, 4471845
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