*Discuss 5-7 characteristics or features of qualitative methodology. For each characteristic, discuss what benefits exist for the researcher. List each characteristic and associated benefits separately so that your discussion is systematically and logically presented (2 pages).
*Qualitative research designs to compare and contrast, van Manen or Moustaka (2 pages). *First, discuss three methods of data collection, including a brief evaluation of the strengths and limitations of each of the methods. Second, describe how each of these methods will align with a specific research design (or designs). (2 pages).
*Discuss the significance of each of the four trustworthiness criteria in qualitative research and explain clearly why each one of these criteria matters. Offer ideas for how a qualitative researcher can go about making sure to address each of the four criteria. To illustrate your points, you can include examples using a hypothetical or actual educational research study. (2 pages)