Designing Practitioner Research

Taking a research approach to influencing change


An interactive, thought provoking workshop where you learn practical processes to design robust and persuasive practitioner research

On this workshop you will learn:

  • Ideas that will change the way you see everything and anything
  • How to get a strategic focus to your own research quickly
  • How to get and keep 'the golden thread of validity' in your research
  • A range of tools used by practitioner researchers
  • How research can twist and manipulate what you (supposedly) think or do - and how to avoid it
  • A practitioner research process to design a research proposal
  • How to check you are being ethical

Plus many other useful tips to influence change within your organisation or profession.

This module is available at levels 6 and 7 only on the Work Based and Integrative Studies programme.