Mixed methods research designs - standalone online learning course
Duration Accessible at any time during academic year
Team Researcher Academy

This standalone online course is run by the Researcher Academy

This course is aimed at those who are new to mixed methods research and require more information about research designs and philosophical approaches to mixed methods research.

Learning outcomes:

  • To outline the evolution and development of mixed method research as an alternative paradigm.  
  • To illustrate the key characteristics of mixed method research and its appropriate use in research. 
  • To highlight how its philosophical foundations affect approaches to gaining knowledge.
  • To explain the complexities and importance of research design as the foundation of mixed methods research. 
We cannot advise you on your own research designs or approaches as every research project is different. These conversations must be had with your supervisory or research team.

This course is accessible here: https://moodle.nottingham.ac.uk/enrol/index.php?id=140162

Course Accessibility

The following table shows a summary of what is needed to participate in the course. 

If you feel you will experience any difficulties participating, please let us know via the ‘special requirements’ tab, providing as much information as possible. The special requirements tab can be completed when you book your place. Alternatively, you can contact us directly at ra-training@nottingham.ac.uk.

Course open throughout the year
Access Moodle
Participate in forum discussions on Moodle
Engage with online materials
Watch and listen
to pre-recorded videos
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