Qualitative Data Analysis using Atlas.ti Training

Training, Personal development

Start date

12/04/2021

End date

20/04/2021

Overview

Course Objectives

By the end of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Learn about the methodological principles behind ATLAS.ti
  • Learn the role of ATLAS.ti in the research process.
  • Use ATLAS.ti in data analysis following an approach emphasizing data integration, organization, and constant documentation of the process.

Course Duration

7 days

What you will learn

Course Outline

Introduction to ATLAS.ti

Conceptual introduction

  • Qualitative data analysis.
  • Computer-assisted qualitative data analysis.
  • What does ATLAS.ti do?
  • A work model for ATLAS.ti. 

The components of an ATLAS.ti project

  • What is the project?
  • The objects of the project 

Setting up the HU: Creating the project

  • Saving the project
  • Commenting the project

 Adding/importing and loading the project’s documents

  • Adding/importing source documents
  • Accessing the documents through drop-down menu and side panel/Navigator
  • Accessing documents in the Manager
  • Commenting on documents

 Organizing documents in groups/families

  • Definitions and applications.
  • Creating groups/families. 

Data Segmentation

  • Definitions and applications
  • Selecting segments in the documents and creating free quotations
  • Renaming quotations
  • Commenting quotations

Writing Reflections in the Form of Memos

  • Definitions and applications
  • The Research Diary memo
  • Using the Research Diary memo to describe the data segmentation process
  • Incorporating quotations into the memo
  • Linking memos to quotations

Coding

  • Definitions and applications.
  • Two approaches: inductive and deductive
  • Creating codes inductively: In vivo coding and Open coding
  • Creating codes deductively: Free codes
  • Coding using different strategies

Data Exploration, Analysis and Visualization

  • Semantic linkages between codes
  • Definitions and applications
  • Linking the codes
  • Representing the linkage graphically
  • Word frequency counts: The Word Cruncher
  • Co-occurrences
  • The Query Tool
  • The Code-Document Table

Survey importation

Teamwork (ATLAS.ti 7 Windows)

Training Approach

This course is delivered by our seasoned trainers who have vast experience as expert professionals in the respective fields of practice. The course is taught through a mix of practical activities, theory, group works and case studies.

Training manuals and additional reference materials are provided to the participants.

Certification

Upon successful completion of this course, participants will be issued with a certificate.

Tailor-Made Course

We can also do this as tailor-made course to meet organization-wide needs. Contact us to find out more: [email protected]