Tuesday, September 29, 2020

MSW 006 SOCIAL WORK RESEARCH June 2015 Question Paper



June 2015 Question Paper

Time : 3 hours Maximum Marks : 100

Note : (i) Attempt all questions. (ii) All questions carry equal marks. (iii) Answers to question no. 1 and question no. 2 should not exceed 600 words each.

1. Write an essay on different types of Research Design.


The coefficient of rank correlation between the 20 debenture prices and share prices of a company was +0.8. If the sum of the squares of the difference in ranks was 33, find the value of n.

2. Describe the various methods of data collection.


Explain the importance of preparing a plan of data analysis.

3. Answer any two in about 300 words each :

(a) Describe in detail - Hypothesis  

(b) Steps in quantitative research

(c) Non-probability sampling

(d) Explain in detail - Action Research.

4. Answer any four from the following in about 150 words :

(a) Questionnaire  

(b) Attitude scale

(c) Probability sample

(d) Secondary data  

(e) Coding

(f) Evaluation research  

5. Write short notes on any five from the following in about 100 words each :

(a) Editing of data

(b) Participatory research  

(c) Variable

(d) Random sampling

(e) Structured observation

(f) Documentation

(g) Tests  

(h) Sampling error