- Coding is the process of organizing and sorting your data.
Codes serve as a way to label, compile and organize your data. They are the bases for developing the analysis.
- It is important to develop your set of codes before analysing the interview transcriptions.
- Without coding scheme, you may end up not knowing what to write and time will be wasted.
- It is helpful to revisit your research question(s) thoroughly before you develop your coding scheme.