This unit is being phased out, no new enrolments are being taken.
Restricted to MSW
This unit examines research methodologies and policy processes that are utilised by social workers in working towards a more just, humane and inclusive society. Issues and case study approaches underpin learning in this unit. Using critical analysis and critical reflection, students will be equipped with knowledge, skills and techniques in research and policy development appropriate and consistent with a social change agenda and the ethical base of social work theory and practice.
|Unit name||Research & Policy for Change|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Social Sciences
Dr Anthea Vreugdenhil
|Available as student elective?||No|
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Online participation (20%); 1 assignment of 1500 words (or equivalent) (30%); 1 assignment of 2500 words (or equivalent) (50%)
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