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HSW111 - Theories for Social Work Practice: Social Work Theory and Practice B

Unit details

Year2018 unit information
Enrolment modes:

Trimester 2: Waterfront (Geelong), Cloud (online), CBD*

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit chair:

Kim Robinson





Incompatible with:


Contact hours:

Campus: 1 x 2 hour class per week

Cloud (online): Online independent and collaborative learning activities, including 1 x 1 hour weekly class (recording provided) and 1 x 1 hour online seminar per week.

IKE (CBD): Online independent and collaborative learning activities including fortnightly online workshops, as per Cloud (online) students' scheduled learning commitments. Students must also attend and participate in 2 x 5 day (10 days) intensives at the Institute of Koorie Education, Waurn Ponds (Geelong) Campus.


*CBD refers to Institute of Koorie Education – Community Based Delivery


This unit aims to provide students with an introduction to a broad range of theories which inform social work practice. The unit goes beyond developing an understanding of social work theory to develop skills in applying theory to understand and intervene with individuals, communities and society.


Assessment task 1: Written assignment (2000 words) 40%

Assessment task 2: Written assignment (2000 words) 60%

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