Research Methods in Social Work
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.