HSW705 - Challenging Poverty and Social Exclusion
|Year||2015 unit information|
Trimester 1: CBD*, Cloud (online)
Learning experiences are via CloudDeakin
*CBD refers to Institute of Koorie Education – Community Based Delivery
Given the close correlations between poverty, social exclusion and uptake of social work services, this unit provides underpinning knowledge which will be applicable in all aspects of social work practice including direct practice, community development, policy analysis and research. The focus on poverty and social exclusion also reflects ongoing policy initiatives of governments which find expression in policies for social inclusion and social justice in areas such as health, education, employment, housing and criminal justice as well as social welfare.
Assessment task 1: Essay (2000 words) 40%
Assessment task 2: Report (3000 words) 60%
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.