Undergraduate Catalog

SWK 441 Research Methods in Social Work I

The focus of this course is on the development of knowledge and skills for systematically monitoring and evaluating social work practice. The course covers quantitative and qualitative methods, ethical issues in research, special considerations in cross-cultural research, the value of single subject designs for evaluation of practice, critical analysis of research studies, and use of research findings in professional practice.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

Prerequisites: SWK 307, 308, 335, and 337 Co-requisites: SWK 436 and 484

Distribution

Bachelors, Undergraduate