SOCIAL WORK RESEARCH B

SWP5RSB

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students will be provided with input on the role and application of research in social work practice. By building on previous research education, this subject aims primarily to provide research skills and knowledge for direct application in social work practice.

FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorSuzanne Hodgkin

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students enrolled in course HZSK, HZSKB, HZSKW, HZSKM (BHS&MSW) must have passed all subjects from (SWP3REA). Students enrolled in course HMSK, HMSKB, HMSKW, HMSKM no prerequisite rule applies.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsSocial work researchPreliminaryAlston, J & Bowles W 2007PALGRAVE, UK

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Albury-Wodonga, 2014, Week 30-34, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Hodgkin

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 30 - 34
One 10.0 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Ten hours of workshops over the study period."

Lecture Week: 30 - 34
One 10.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via blended.
"Ten hours of lecturers over the study period."

Computer Laboratory Week: 30 - 34
One 8.0 hours computer laboratory per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Eights hours of SPSS labs over the study period."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
One 2,000-word research proposal60
One major data analysis assignment (equivalent to 1,750-words)40

Bendigo, 2014, Week 30-34, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHelen Hickson

Class requirements

Computer Laboratory Week: 30 - 34
One 8.0 hours computer laboratory per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Eights hours of SPSS labs over the study period."

Lecture Week: 30 - 34
One 10.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via blended.
"Ten hours of lecturers over the study period."

WorkShop Week: 30 - 34
One 10.0 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Ten hours of workshops over the study period."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
One 2,000-word research proposal60
One major data analysis assignment (equivalent to 1,750-words)40

Melbourne, 2014, Week 30-34, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJohn McCormack

Class requirements

Computer Laboratory Week: 30 - 34
One 8.0 hours computer laboratory per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Eights hours of SPSS labs over the study period."

Lecture Week: 30 - 34
One 10.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via blended.
"Ten hours of lecturers over the study period."

WorkShop Week: 30 - 34
One 10.0 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Ten hours of workshops over the study period."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
One 2,000-word research proposal60
One major data analysis assignment (equivalent to 1,750-words)40

Mildura, 2014, Week 30-34, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzanne Hodgkin

Class requirements

Computer Laboratory Week: 30 - 34
One 8.0 hours computer laboratory per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Eights hours of SPSS labs over the study period."

Lecture Week: 30 - 34
One 10.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Ten hours of lecturers over the study period."

WorkShop Week: 30 - 34
One 10.0 hours workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 30 to week 34 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Ten hours of workshops over the study period."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
One 2,000-word research proposal60
One major data analysis assignment (equivalent to 1,750-words)40