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Template Analysis

Template Analysis. Developed by Nigel King and others.

See e.g.

Book icon King, N (2004) Using templates in the thematic analysis of text, in C.Cassell and G.Symon (Eds.) Essential Guide to Qualitative Methods in Organizational Research. London: Sage.

Writing up

See the resources here and especially,

Book icon Wolcott, H. F. (1990). Writing up Qualitative Research. Newbury Park, London: Sage.

Doing the write-up

Authors of this page:Dawn Clarke and Graham R. Gibbs

Affiliation: University of Huddersfield

Date written: 27th November 2008

Updated: 13th Aprl 2012




Learning outcomes

  1. Learn the different ways in which qualitative data may be reported
  2. Understand the role of the template in organising the write-up and in providing examples.




Loudspeaker iconiPhone friendly version of the videoNigel King discusses writing up in template analysis:


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