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HSW118 - Social Work Methods in Context: Social Work Theory and Practice C

Enrolment modes:

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

Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:

0.125

Unit chair:

Sharlene Nipperess

Prerequisite:HSW101
Contact hours:

2 hour seminar per week

Note: You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.

Content

This unit examines the role of social work across a number of fields of practice. With a focus on mental health, it explores the construction of complex personal and social problems; methods of social work practice; social work values and attitudes; service user perspectives and experiences; and the context of service delivery. The unit aims to build on and extend students' understanding of critical social work theory and practice.

Assessment

Assessment task 1: Assignment 1 (2000 words) 50%

Assessment task 2: Assignment 2 (2000 words) 50%

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