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SW 829  Social Work Research Methods I

Fall of every year, Spring of every year, Summer of every year
Total Credits: 2   Lecture/Recitation/Discussion Hours: 2
Recommended Background:
Bachelors degree required.
Open to graduate students in the School of Social Work.
Knowledge and skills in critical thinking, statistical methods. Concepts of data, distributions, samples and populations, measurement, descriptive statistics, inferential statistics and related topics using either SPSS or Excel. Ethics, diversity, social justice issues.
Effective Dates:
SUMMER 2010 - SUMMER 2017