Index of Assignments

Genre

Set

Common / Alternate Names

 

 

Action/Learning Plan

Practice

Burnout Plan, Personal Development Plan

Case Notes

Practice

Field Notes

Case Study

Practice

Client Assessment and Intervention, Macro Case Study, Integrative Paper

Client Assessment

Practice

Basic Assessment, Biopsychosocial Assessment, Caregiver Assessment, Family Assessment, Parent-Child Assessment, Risk Assessment

Community Assessment

Practice

Community Assessment Proposal, Problem and Population Analysis

Community Intervention

Practice

Community Intervention Proposal, Program Proposal

Diversity & Ethics Analysis

Practice

Cultural Do’s and Taboos, Diverse Groups and Values and Ethics, Ethics and Diversity, Working with Diverse Groups

Ethics Analysis

Practice

Ethics Presentation, Ethics Presentation Handout.

Event Report / Analysis

Practice

Agency Visit, Site Visit, Interview Report, Out of Comfort Zone, City Council Visit, City Council Meeting Report, Policy interview, Testimony Paper, Three Issues Paper

Fields of Practice

Practice

Fields of Social Work

Financial Analysis

Practice

(None reported)

Implications for Practice

Practice

Neurobiological Underpinnings, Neurobiology and Social Work, “Research Paper”*

Macro/Micro Comparison

Practice

Generic Social Work Process Comparison, Macro/Micro Approaches, Macro/Micro Critical Reflection

Safety Plan

Practice

(None reported)

Theory Critique

Practice

Application of ./Intervention Model, Assessment of Intervention Theory, Critique of Intervention Theory, Discussion Paper,** Intervention Assessment,** Practice Model Analysis, Theory Application

Treatment Plan

Practice

(None reported)

 

 

Advocacy Letter/Email

Advocacy

Legislative Advocacy Letter, Letter to a Legislator

Advocacy Plan

Advocacy

(None reported)

Policy Analysis

Advocacy

(None reported)

Policy Brief

Advocacy

(None reported)

Position Paper / Editorial

Advocacy

Editorial, Letter to the Editor, Op-Ed

 

 

Academic Journal Article

Research

Journal Article, “Research Paper,”* Qualitative Research Project, Quantitative Research Project, Conference Paper, Systematic Review of the Literature

Book Review

Research

Book Review Article

Conference Poster

Research

(None reported)

Monograph

Research

Dissertation, Thesis

Program Evaluation

Research

(None reported)

Research Proposal

Research

(None reported)

Single-System Research Design

Research

SSRD

Theory Comparison

Research

Instructional Theory Comparison, Perspectives on an Issue, Treatment Method Comparison

“Research Paper”: A note on a non-genre

N/A

“Major paper,” “Term Paper,” “Final Paper”

 

 

Abstract (Section)

Process

Executive Summary

Annotated Bibliography

Process

(None reported)

Conclusion (Section)

Process

(None reported)

Critique of Source

Process

Analysis of Article, Article Critique, Critical Review

Discussion (Section)

Process

(None reported)

Introduction (Section)

Process

(None reported)

Literature Review

Process

Lit Review, “Research Paper”*

Methods (Section)

Process

Credibility Statement

Reflection

Process

Character Self-Assessment, Character Strengths Self-Assessment, Critical Reflection, Discussion/Response Paper, Diverse Groups Reflection, Internship Evaluation, Self-Evaluation, Journal Entry, Personal Epistemology, Reaction Paper, Self-Assessment, Self-Learning Paper, Skills Analysis, Supervision Paper, Supervision Identity, Why Social Work

Results (Section)

Process

(None reported)

Summary of Source

Process

Summary of Article, Policy in the News, Reading Summary

 

 

Conference Proposal

Functional

Conference Abstract**

Cover Letter

Functional

Job Application Letter, Job Letter

Exam Essay

Functional

Qualifying Exams, Specialty Exam

Grant Application

Functional

(None reported)

Personal Statement

Functional

Personal Essay, Personal Narrative, Statement of Research Agenda, Teaching Philosophy Statement, Diversity Statement

Professional Email

Functional

(None reported)

Topic Proposal

Functional

Abstract

* See the entry for “Research Paper”: A note on a non-genre

** Check the assignment carefully, as the same name has been used for more than one genre!


A Writing Guide for Social Work
Created in 2011-2018 by Christopher D. Kilgore for the School of Social Work at the University of Texas at Arlington