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WHY BE RESEARCH MINDED?
What is research?
Defining research mindedness
Are you research minded?
Research and practice
Why carry out research?
Underuse of research
Research for understanding
Research for decision making
Research for changing practice
Knowledge, research and practice: a contentious relationship?
Forging new relationships?
Not at all
I understand the importance and relevance of research to social work practice
I understand the broad principles involved in research
I understand the ethical issues involved in research
I know how to access, understand and summarise research studies
I know how to make use of anti-oppressive perspectives in evaluating research and practice
I know how to identify research which is relevant to practice in which I am involved
I know how to relate research to practice issues and demonstrate how relevant research informs practice
Questions not answered will be treated as 'Not at all'.
About this resource
Why be research minded?
Research in context
Making sense of research
Being a researcher