How do I…?

Welcome to an area devoted to exploring ‘how to do’ an Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (IPA) research study

These pages feature a treasure trove of topic areas exploring how to plan, design, and conduct your Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (IPA) research study.

Topics are arranged around frequently asked questions

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How do I manage my Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (IPA) research study?

Explore guidance and ‘how-to’ articles on the topic of managing your IPA research study, plus the answers to frequently asked questions

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How do I plan and design my Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (IPA) research study?

Discover information and ‘how-to’ articles examining the process of planning and designing your IPA research study, plus the answers to frequently asked questions

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How do I locate my Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (IPA) research study in its theoretical underpinnings?

Dip into direction and ‘how-to’ articles examining the process of situating your IPA research study in its theoretical and epistemological underpinnings, plus the answers to frequently asked questions

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How do I collect high quality interview data for my Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (IPA) research study?

Trawl a treasure trove of instruction and ‘how-to’ articles concerned with gathering high-quality interview data for your IPA research study, plus the answers to frequently asked questions

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How do I conduct my Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (IPA) data analysis?

Explore introductory guidance and ‘how-to’ articles on the topic of analysing your IPA data, plus the answers to frequently asked questions

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How do I develop my analysis and write it up for my Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (IPA) research study?

Dive into advice and ‘how-to’ articles examining the process of developing your IPA analysis and writing it up effectively, plus the answers to frequently asked questions

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How do I ensure quality across the whole of my Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (IPA) research study?

Locate guidance and ‘how-to’ articles concerned with ensuring quality across the entirety of your IPA research study, plus the answers to frequently asked questions

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The information contained on this website and this webpage is provided for information and guidance purposes only and is based on Dr Elena GR’s experience in teaching, conducting, and supervising IPA research projects

The contents are intended for information and guidance purposes only and are not meant to replace or supersede your supervisory advice/guidance or institutional and programme requirements. It is not intended to be the sole source of information or guidance upon which you rely for your research study

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Finally, please note that use of my materials does not guarantee any particular grade for your work