Intro to Digital Interviewing
20 - 30 minute presentations
and 2-3 page information sheets with real-life current examples released weekly.
Facilitated by Samantha Abbato and Rosie Pretorius. (Course includes 3 live-video Q&A sessions).
Weekly activities guided by easy-to-use templates, group discussions for directly applying the learnings to your own projects.
Comprehensive training guide
Complete downloadable resource with information, activity sheets and fillable templates that you can continue to use in your work.
WHY USE DIGITAL METHOD?
Embrace innovation in your evaluation approach with Digital Interviewing. With the increase in accessibility, demand and engagement of film, now is the time to build your evaluation skills to incorporate Digital Method.
This course is the ideal starting point for individuals and teams interested in using Digital Method for evaluation. Step-by-step, learn how you can use simple, easy-to-use digital equipment and digital interviewing skills to capture a rigorous, sound evaluation interview using Digital method.
*You will have access to the course content and software for 8 weeks, so if you miss a week you will have the opportunity to catch up.
Overview of digital interview method
In this first session, we introduce you to digital evaluation interview for story method. Get an overview of sampling frames, consent, the interview process and other tools.
Technical 1 - The Digital Kit
Learn the essential digital equipment for capturing an effective digital interview. We will also give you tips for capturing quality sound and lighting.
TECHNICAL 2 - CAPTURING A GOOD PICTURE
We show you how to set-up the tripod, select a good background and frame the shot. We will cover important information for recording, saving and storing the data.
Personal 1 - Using the Interview Guide
We introduce to an interview guide, consent form and interview summary form. Learn to effectively use probes and prompts for Digital Interviewing.
Personal 2 - Tips for Digital Interviewing
Learn how to increase participant comfort and rapport building for digital. We will show you how to explain the digital process, start the interview and finish the interview.
Digital Interview practical
Refine your Digital Interviewing skills in a practical session of capturing a Digital Interview, reflecting and providing feedback on process and improvements.