SOCW 549

Research Foundations

Units: 1.5

This course reviews foundational concepts and strategies of social work research with a focus on the comprehension, critique and utilization of research in social work practice settings. Students critically reflect on examples of research and examine how power shapes knowledge. Research approaches for conducting ethical, emancipatory and socially just research are examined.

Graduate course in the Social Work program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Summer Fall Spring

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