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HSW101 - Introduction to Social Work: Social Work Theory and Practice A

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Enrolment modes:

(CBD, S, X)

Credit point(s):1
Offerings: Trimester 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Previously coded as:ASK101
Unit chair:

S Nipperess (S)

Incompatible with: HSH114
Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.

Content

This unit aims to introduce students to aspects of the history and current context of social work practice, and to begin to develop an appreciation of the role of social work and the human services generally. The unit is descriptive and informative in helping to unfold for students the diversity of the social work field and its history. It is also critical and interpretive. The unit also provides an introduction to the different disciplinary aspects of the social work program and how they fit together in the study of social work.

Assessment

Coursework assignment (500 words) 20%, coursework assignment (1000 words) 30%, coursework assignment (2500 words) 50%

Unit Fee Information

Student Contribution Rate*Student Contribution Rate**Fee rate - Domestic Students Fee rate - International students
$733$733$2192$2359

* Rate for all CSP students, except for those who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
** Rate for CSP students who commenced Education and Nursing units pre 2010
Please note: Unit fees listed do not apply to Deakin Prime students.

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