SWAP publishes reports on various topics.

Project reports

The following project reports were produced by projects which were supported by funding from SWAP.

  • Creative analysis of NSS data and collaborative research to inform good practice in assessment feedback (2010)
    Karin Crawford, Andy Hagyard & Gary Saunders, University of Lincoln
    Project report (PDF, 452KB)
  • Developing students' ability to critically analyse social work theory (2003)
    Pam Green Lister, University of Glasgow
    Project report (PDF, 167kb)
  • Diversity and Achievement: An Evaluation of Support for Learning (2003)
    Kate Kirk, Manchester Metropolitan University
    Project report (PDF, 185kb)
  • Enhancing social work students’ learning experience and readiness to undertake practice learning (2010)
    George Wilson and Berni Kelly, Queen's University Belfast
    Project report (PDF, 396KB)
  • Examining the impact of problem-based learning on surface and deep approaches to learning (2006)
    Gavin Heron, Glasgow School of Social Work, University of Strathclyde
    Project report (PDF, 89KB)
  • Exploring student perceptions of assessment feedback: What works in developing student learning? (2008)
    Liam McCann, University of Lincoln
    Project report (PDF, 181KB)
  • How effective is art as an interprofessional learning tool in enhancing understanding of women’s health issues in a multi-cultural community?
    Melissa Owens, University of Bradford
    Project report (PDF, 27KB)
  • The impact of work based learning on students' understanding of citizenship and their role in the community (2006)
    Gary Taylor, Malcolm Todd & Mike McManus, Sheffield Hallam University
    Project report (PDF, 614KB)
  • Information literacy for social work students (2003)
    Susie Andretta with Peter Hodgkinson, Stuart Isaacs, Donna Dustin, Richard Skues, London Metropolitan University
    Project report (PDF, 159KB)
  • Integrated Children's Services in Higher Education (ISC-HE) - Evaluating practice to support learning for new roles (2009)
    Billie Oliver, University of West of England
    Project report (PDF, 115KB)
  • Interprofessional education (2006)
    Roger Smith and Liz Anderson, Department of Medical and Social Care Education, University of Leicester
    Project report (PDF, 261KB)
  • An investigation of group learning on practice placements (2003)
    Trevor Lindsay, University of Ulster
    Project report (PDF, 207KB)
  • It couldn't happen here... A workshop to discuss detection and deterrence of plagiarism in social work students' assessed work (2007)
    Karen Postle, University of East Anglia
    Project report (PDF, 133KB)
  • Health and social work students and carers evaluating multimedia resources for people with communication difficulties (2006)
    Robert Johns, University of East London; Celia Goreham, City University; Celia Harding, City University; Rix Centre, University of East London
    Project report (PDF, 162KB)
  • Monitoring the implementation of personal development planning: Engagement and effectiveness (2006)
    Peter Redding, Quality Enhancement Centre, Learning & Teaching Support Unit, and Jacqueline Lee, The Centre for Social Work, School of Health & Social Sciences, University of Wales Institute, Cardiff
    Project report (PDF, 115KB)
  • Participation and Learning: Citizen Involvement in Social Work Education in a Northern Ireland Context - A Good Practice Guide (2006)
    Joe Duffy, Lecturer in Social Work, University of Ulster, Northern Ireland
    Project report (PDF, 4.49MB)
  • Skills Development and Theorising Practice in Social Work Education (2006)
    Peter Ford, Brenda Johnston, and Professor Rosamond Mitchell, University of Southampton
    Project report (PDF, 545KB)
  • Social work law in practice (2006)
    Michael Preston-Shoot, University of Luton and Suzy Braye, University of Sussex
    Project report (PDF, 433KB)
  • Teaching, learning and assessing communication skills with children and young people in social work education (2008)
    Michelle Lefevre and Barry Luckock, University of Sussex
    Project report (PDF, 471KB)
  • Younger students in social work education: our new 'non-traditional' students? (2007)
    Cathryn Holmstrom, University of Sussex
    Project report (PDF, 72KB)

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