Research on an organization

Identify who has done the research (organisation, institution, individual, group of individuals, etc.) and why the research was undertaken (e.g. to inform policy, to evaluate a program).

Identify the research question/s and aims

Provide a brief summary of the qualitative method (including data collection and analysis).

Evaluate the success of the research project

1. Determine whether the research answered the research question and/or achieved the research aims.
2. Discuss the relevance of data collected, method of data collection (e.g. sampling methods, confidentiality), if the data was appropriately and thoroughly analysed, and if the results were clearly presented in the report.
3. Discuss limitations of the research e.g. research bias, researchers’ qualifications, sample size and Exclusions