Flashcards in Methods In Context - Using Interviews To Investigate Education Deck (9)
List some of the practical issues when using interviews to research young people in education.
What practical problems might a sociologist face when trying to interview teachers?
What practical problems might a sociologist face when trying to interview parents?
Why are structured interviews likely to produce reliable data?
Why are structured interviews less likely to produce valid data?
List some of the problems of gaining access to pupils and teachers.
How might the researcher overcome issues of assess? E.g to pupils and teachers
What might be the effect on the interviews if pupils see the researcher as a 'teacher in disguise'?