With qualitative research, non-standard data is collected and (mostly interpretatively) evaluated and hypotheses are generated on this basis. It should illustrate the person from within and thereby contribute to a better understanding of actions. Through qualitative research, it is possible to better understand living situations and to receive insight into the perspective of the affected individuals, for example, what it means to live with a disease.
- Expert interview
- Interview guideline
- Group discussions / focus groups
- Ethnographic surveys