Unit

School Of Social Sciences

Social Research MethodsWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 400337.6

Discipline: SOCIOLOGY

Student Contribution Band: 4

Level: 2

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Rowena Butland


Equivalent Units
102816 - Investigating and Communicating Social Problems; 63235 - Introduction to Social Research

Prerequisite

Successful completion of 40 credit points of completed study for all students except those students enrolled in the course 1874 Postgraduate Bridging Program (Social Work).

Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2021 Summer A (Nov 2020-Feb 2021)  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Sydney City Session 2  Yes  Sydney City Campus - DAY  Andrey Zheluk  Timetable not available  
2021 WSU Online Trimester 1  Yes  WSU Online - ONLINE  Alexia Cameron  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 WSU Online Trimester 3  Yes  WSU Online - ONLINE  Tim Griffin  Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
In 2021, this unit replaced by unit 102816 - Investigating and Communicating Social Problems. This unit focusses on the purposes and relevance of real-world social research for everyday and professional life through engaging students in their areas of study and interests. Students will discover that social research is driven by asking questions, gathering and analysing data and critical consideration of evidence, along with an understanding of the ethical and underpinning concepts of social research.


Courses
1662.1Bachelor of PolicingCONTINUING
1662.3Bachelor of PolicingCONTINUING
1662.4Bachelor of PolicingCONTINUING
1665.2Bachelor of Community WelfareCONTINUING
1665.3Bachelor of Community WelfareSUSPENDED
1666.2Bachelor of Social WorkCONTINUING
1666.3Bachelor of Social WorkCONTINUING
1667.1Bachelor of Social ScienceCONTINUING
1667.2Bachelor of Social ScienceCONTINUING
1667.3Bachelor of Social ScienceCONTINUING
1709.1Bachelor of Criminal and Community JusticeCONTINUING
1710.2Bachelor of CriminologyCONTINUING
1713.1Bachelor of Criminal and Community Justice/Bachelor of Social WorkCONTINUING
1719.1Bachelor of Policing Studies - Non NSW Police PathwayCONTINUING
1719.2Bachelor of Policing Studies - Non NSW Police PathwayCONTINUING
1732.1Bachelor of Planning (Pathway to Master of Urban Management and Planning)CONTINUING
1734.1Bachelor of Policing (Leadership Program)CONTINUING
1734.2Bachelor of Policing (Leadership Program)CONTINUING
1807.1Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of Social ScienceCONTINUING
1808.2Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Social ScienceCONTINUING
1844.1Bachelor of PolicingCONTINUING
1874.1Postgraduate Bridging Program (Social Work)CURRENT
2538.4Bachelor of Social Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2538.5Bachelor of Social Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2538.6Bachelor of Social Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2538.7Bachelor of Social Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2538.8Bachelor of Social Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2538.9Bachelor of Social Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2766.1Bachelor of Criminology/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2766.2Bachelor of Criminology/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2766.3Bachelor of Criminology/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2767.1Bachelor of Criminal and Community Justice/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2767.2Bachelor of Criminal and Community Justice/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2767.3Bachelor of Criminal and Community Justice/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
3729.3Bachelor of Design and TechnologyCONTINUING
3730.3Bachelor of Industrial DesignCONTINUING
3731.3Bachelor of Industrial Design (Honours)CONTINUING
6023.1Diploma in Social Science/Bachelor of Social ScienceCONTINUING
6025.1Diploma in Criminal and Community Justice/Bachelor of Criminal and Community JusticeCONTINUING
6027.1Diploma in Social Science/Bachelor of Humanitarian and Development StudiesCONTINUING
6029.1Diploma in Social Science (Policing)/Bachelor of PolicingCONTINUING


Specialisations

M3122.1Sustainable FuturesCURRENT
SM1058.1Social ScienceCONTINUING
SM3106.1Sustainable FuturesCURRENT




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