SW 6218 Introduction to Social Work Research

Students will: 1) review the literature on a topic of their choice, 2) identify and compare the different social work research methods, both qualitative and quantitative, 3) design an evaluation proposal, including formative, process, outcome and impact components, and 4) select a research design for the evaluation, which includes a methodology appropriate to meet the goals of the evaluation, and including data collection and analysis. Students will demonstrate the ability to use critical thinking skills in both their review of the literature and evaluation proposal. Prerequisite(s): Admission to graduate program in Social Work or written consent of instructor and completion of a college level course in statistical methods.

Course details

Term: 
Fall 2019
Section: 
60
Class Nbr: 
14717
Units: 
3
Dates: 
Aug 26, 2019 - Dec 20, 2019
Cohort: 
Social Work: Advanced Standing (MSW) - Fall 2019 Cohort
Social Work: Foundation (MSW) - Foundation Track - Fall 2018 Cohort

Course delivery

Location: 
eLearning

eLearning is a learning management system requiring Internet access and a web browser.

Instructor(s)

Enrollment information

Cohort members may request to enroll through Continuing and Distance Education. Enrollment is limited and offered as part of a cohort program. Please contact us if you have any questions.
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Rita Gutman

Continuing and Distance Education

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