Please answer each question separately using at least 150 words or more for each. Both answers must use APA format and include at least one citation per question.
1. Historically, qualitative research has not been a primary method used to inquire within psychology. What is the value of qualitative inquiry in validating knowledge claims in psychology research?
2. In light of the content of this course, what additional insights do you have on your proposed dissertation topic? How are you currently formulating your research approach using what you know about qualitative, quantitative and mixed-methodologies? Based on your current understanding of research methodologies, what hurdles or barriers are you going to need to address to move your research forward? (Research is not required to support your conclusions.) How will the information on finding a content expert (see “Finding a Content Expert” in topic materials) influence your research plans?