Description
Social Work Research
3 Undergraduate Credits
This course provides an opportunity for social work majors to learn the elements of the scientific method as applied to the practice of research in the field of social work. Students develop basic research competencies in the context of social work practice situations. They are introduced to alternative research design strategies and the use of various techniques for gathering, analyzing, and interpreting social data. The course emphasizes the importance of utilizing knowledge and skill in social work research to assure effectiveness in developing, implementing, and evaluating social work services and programs for individuals, families, groups, communities and organizations. Prerequisite: MATH 203
Details
Grading Basis
Graded
Units
3
Component
Lecture - Required
Offering
Course
SOWK 461
Academic Group
College of Beh and Social Scie
Academic Organization
Social Work
Campus
Coppin State University
Enrollment Requirements
Prerequisite: MATH 203