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Life-course Perspectives on Development - SCWK2007

This unit of study focuses on human development, communication and understanding diversity. Students are invited to engage critically with influential 20th and 21st century paradigms which have informed understandings of human development and wellbeing. Students are introduced to the scope of social work practice, including thinking about the importance of community and social connectedness.

1 x 2-hr lecture/wk and 1x1-hr tutorial/wk x 12 wks

1500wd essay (30%) and 2-hr exam (50%) and 1000wd assignment (20%)


48 credit points including SCLG1001 and SCLG1002 or 12cp of 1000 level units in Diversity Studies




Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Social Work
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
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Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Emma Tseris
HECS Band: 1
Courses that offer this unit

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