No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2016

SWK713 Social work research critique and publication (16)


This subject aims to develop students' analytical ability and critical reflection on research and practice. It is also designed to provide a vehicle for the collection of social work practice wisdom. It allows students to critique social work research in published journals and then to produce a publishable article in the area of social work practice.

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Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details prior to contacting their course coordinator: SWK713
Where differences exist between the handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionHD/FLSchool of Humanities and Social Sciences

Assumed Knowledge


Enrolment restrictions

Limited to DSW students

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
Be able to reflect on and write about their professional experience to a publishable standard.


The subject will cover the following topics:
Developing reflective skills Social work research tradition Social work research critique Critical reflection on practice Incorporating research findings into practice experience Producing a publishable article


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.