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SW 350. Social Work Research Methods

Credits: 3
Department: Social Work
Description: Research methodologies for use in agency settings. Quantitative and qualitative approaches, program and practice evaluations.
Prerequisites: Completion of pre-professional core and admission to the social work program, SW 216, SW 330, SW 340, SW 345
Corequisites: SW 360, SW 410
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Identify, distinguish, appraise and integrate multiple sources of knowledge, including research-based knowledge and practice wisdom.
2. Use research evidence to inform practice.
3. Critically analyze, monitor and evaluate interventions.
4. Collect, organize, and interpret client data.
5. Analyze models of assessments, prevention, intervention and evaluation.

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