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

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Enrolment modes:(S, X)
Credit point(s):1
Offerings: Trimester 2
EFTSL value: 0.125
Unit chair:

A Carrington (S)


It is desirable that students have completed HSW101.


Online teaching methods require internet access. Please refer to the most current computer specifications.


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.


Assignment 1 - essay (2000 words) 50%, assignment 2 - essay (2000 words) 50%

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