Research Methods in Social Work

SWK 280
Description: This course provides students with knowledge and training in the concepts and methods used in the conduct of social work research. The course will create a foundation for empirically grounded practice, building skills that will enable students to fill roles as both consumers and producers of social work research. The course will cover practice-based problem formulation, research design, sampling, quantitative, qualitative, and program evaluation measures, data collection, ethical issues and applications to social work settings.

Prerequisite: COMPLETE MTH-180.
Credits: 3

Currently Offered

Course # Days Time Dates Instructor Seats  
Fall
SWK 280-01 TF 8-9:15AM 08/31/15 - 12/18/15 Staff 14 Register
Spring
SWK 280-01 TF 9:30-10:45AM 01/12/15 - 05/01/15 Cafferty 11 Register