SOWK2085 (Core)

Social service research I: methodology

This course provides a basic grounding in quantitative and qualitative research methodology. It illustrates the major concepts, methods and goals of social service research. It also helps develop basic statistical knowledge, qualitative data analysis competence and reasoning abilities, all of which equip students to carry out social service research. Pre-requisite: SOWK1002 Introduction to social work and SOWK1008 Social welfare system and social policy.