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Power Relations and Participatory Research (join a waiting list)
16/05/2017 - 18/05/2017
Lincoln’s Inn Fields Building, LSE, London,
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In this 3 day course, we will use practical exercises and case studies to examine power relations within participatory research. Participants will develop their own existing participatory research project(s), or a proposal for the future. They will have the opportunity to learn how to address unequal power relations to ensure the research is both high quality and is produced inclusively and can be jointly translated into positive change in communities – locally, globally or both.
The course covers:
By the end of the course participants will:
The course is suitable for researchers or those commissioning research at any level in academic or government institutions who have an interest in participatory research which is co-produced with ‘experts by experience’. It is not necessary for course participants to have experience of conducting participatory research. Participants are invited to come with an idea for a participatory research project which we will develop over the course duration. No software is specified, but participants are recommended to bring laptops and be acquainted with Google Docs.
Dr Tom Wakeford, Fiona Macbeth and members of the People's Knowledge Collective
NCRM, University of Southampton
Entry (no or almost no prior knowledge)
The fee per teaching day is: • £30 per day for UK/EU registered students • £60 per day for staff at UK/EU academic institutions, UK/EU Research Councils researchers, UK/EU public sector staff and staff at UK/EU registered charity organisations and recognised UK/EU research institutions. • £220 per day for all other participants All fees include event materials, lunch, morning and afternoon tea. They do not include travel and accommodation costs.
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