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Research Methodologies for the Creative Arts & Humanities: Focus groups research

Focus Groups Research

Definition:

"Focus groups are a data collection technique that capitalizes on the interaction within a group to elicit  rich experiential data... More specifically a focus group is 6 to 12 individuals who are similar in some way and come together to discuss an issue of interest to the researcher."

See  Asbury (1995)

Edith Cowan University acknowledges and respects the Nyoongar people, who are the traditional custodians of the land upon which its campuses stand and its programs operate.
In particular ECU pays its respects to the Elders, past and present, of the Nyoongar people, and embrace their culture, wisdom and knowledge.