SOCW 319

Research for Social Change

Units: 1.5

Formerly: part of SOCW 318

An introduction to research as social justice work. Students will learn about a range of qualitative and quantitative methodologies, with an emphasis on Indigenous, critical and anti-oppressive approaches. Students will be engaged in critically analyzing what counts as knowledge, developing alternative ways of understanding social issues, redefining the relationship between researchers and participants, and developing skills in data collection, data analysis and proposal writing.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of SOCW 319, SOCW 318.

Pre- or Co-requisites:

Undergraduate course in Social Work offered by the School of Social Work in the Faculty of Human and Social Development.

Fall 2018 Spring 2019 Summer 2019

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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