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SCWK 9952 Tools for Scholarship in Social and Behavioral Sciences (Fall: 1 )


Course Description

The purpose of the Tools for Scholarship is to provide first year social work doctoral students with opportunities to become familiar with ethical expectations for writing and research established by the academic community, in general, and by the profession of social work, specifically. In addition, students are introduced to resources available to them through Boston College, including the Boston College Library Systems as well as the BC Office for Research Integrity and Compliance. Upon completion of this course, students will have developed the skills and competencies needed for them to continue with the doctoral studies in an efficient, effective, and ethical manner. Students are expected to master APA formatting and to use APA formatting for all courses offered by the BC School of Social Work. It is a one credit course and will be graded as Pass/Fail.


Instructor(s): The Department

Prerequisites: None

Cross listed with:

Comments: Required for all Doctoral Students


Last Updated: 28-Jul-16