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

Unit details

Year2016 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:



It is desirable that students have completed HSW101.


*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) 50%
Assessment task 2: Written assignment (2000 words) 50%

Unit Fee Information

All Commonwealth Supported Place (CSP), fee paying undergraduate and pre-2016 commencing students

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2016 commencing International and full fee paying postgraduate domestic students

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