Mag. Andrea Kerschbaumer, BSc MSc Academic Staffandrea.firstname.lastname@example.org T: +43 1 606 68 77-4386 F: +43 1 606 68 77-4389 Room: D.1.31 Favoritenstraße 226 1100 WienLectures 2021/22Engineering> Qualitative methods of needs assessment and evalua… Health Assisting Engineering moreQualitative methods of needs assessment and evaluation ILVLector: Carina Hauser, Bakk.rer.soc.oec. M.A., Mag.a Andrea Kerschbaumer, BSc MSc, FH-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Mag. Dr. techn. Franz Werner2SWS4ECTSLecture contents- Philosophy of science, research paradigms with regard to qualitative and quantitative research - Qualitative and quantitative epistemology - Developing a research question - Differences and similarities of different qualitative methods - Introduction to epistemology - Qualitative data collection (interviews, focus groups, participant observation, etc.) - Use of qualitative methods for eliciting needs, contexts of use and other framework conditions as well as for evaluation in the context of product development processes - Qualitative data analysis methods - Practical project with users for needs assessmentAssessment methodsContinuous assessment Handing in the individual exercises Participation in the interactive elements Evaluation of the seminar paperTeaching methodsInteractive lecture with exercises, seminar work as group projectLanguageGermanPublications The publications of Andrea Kerschbaumer written at FH Campus Wien can be found in our publication database, others in the personal web space.