SOC 480 Topic 1 DQ 1 & 2

SOC 480 Topic 1 DQ 1 & 2

SOC 480 Topic 1 DQ 1 & 2

SOC 480 Topic 1 DQ 1

Read the “GCU Statement on the Integration of Faith and Work.” GCU believes that our work within the world matters to God and we honor God by serving in ways that promote human flourishing. How does this philosophy mesh with sociology and social work?

SOC 480 Topic 1 DQ 2

The textbook explains the connection between human rights, social justice, and research. Explain how research is used to analyze how current social problems develop and how research helps explain them. How does research connect with sociology and social work? How does research assist in explaining how social problems develop?


SOC 480 Topic 1 Needs Assessment Worksheet 1 GCU


The final Research Proposal assignment for this course contains multiple parts that are due at different intervals in the course, with the final assignment due in Topic 8. Access and read the “Research Proposal Assignment Criteria” to understand each section of the assignment.

Complete each section of the assignment accordingly. You will turn in each section for instructor feedback. Once you obtain feedback, make necessary revisions.

First, in order to analyze how current social issues develop and are perpetuated, you will need to assess your community regarding the social issue you selected.

Access and complete the “Needs Assessment Worksheet 1.”

While APA style is not required for the body of this assignment, solid academic writing is expected, and documentation of sources should be presented using APA formatting guidelines, which can be found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center.

This assignment uses a scoring guide. Please review the “Needs Assessment Worksheet 1” scoring guide prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.

You are required to submit this assignment to LopesWrite. Please refer to the directions in the Student Success Center.

Submit to instructor for feedback and use the feedback to revise this section.

This assignment is due by the end of Topic 1.

SOC-480.ResearchProposalAssignment Critieria.docx SOC-480.T1.NeedsAssessmentWorksheet1.docx SOC-480T1_Needs Assessment Worksheet 1 Scoring Guide.ONLINE.docx SOC-480.MockCommunityCaseStudy.docx