Phenomenlogical Designs

developed from phenomenological philosophy

an inductive, descriptive research approach; its aim is to describe an experience as it is actually lived by the person.

*To understand the perspective of the person.

*Hear the opinions of the person.

*Understand the experiences lived by the person.

*Non numerical data and insight.

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Types of qualitative data collection used:

*observation based

*interview based

*questionnaire based

Differences between Phenomenlogical and Ethnographic Research Design

The major difference between these two research approaches is that Phenomenological Design is aimed at people who are chosen because of a lived experience while Ethnographic Research is aimed at people who are chosen as they live in a certain culture.