HSW703 - Becoming a Social Worker
|Year||2015 unit information|
Trimester 1: CBD*, Cloud (online)
Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin. Attendance at a weekend residential seminar is an expectation
*CBD refers to Institute of Koorie Education – Community Based Delivery
This unit will provide students with an opportunity to learn about micro-skills and models for practice along with a range of accompanying theoretical perspectives. These perspectives will include crisis theory and anti-oppressive practice, systems theory and strengths-based practice. The unit will include a case study approach throughout the trimester, where students engage with client/family scenarios that involve development of direct practice, group work and family work skills.
Assessment task 1: Case scenario video (15 minutes) and micro skill and theoretical analysis (1500 words) 50%
Assessment task 2: Group project presentation online, accompanied by individual written reflection 50%
Unit Fee Information
|Student Contribution Rate*||Student Contribution Rate**||Fee rate - Domestic Students||Fee rate - International students|
* 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.