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Undergraduate Course Details
Number SWK 380
Title Research Methods
Credits 3.0
Prerequisites At least Junior status or permission of Department Chairperson


This course provides an introduction to the general principles of research methods in the social sciences with particular emphasis on social work agencies and evaluative research. Students become familiar with basic research concepts and are able to understand and critique journal articles. Students develop a small research proposal. Three lecture hours per week. Required of all Social Work majors.

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