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Human Service Studies

Type:

Major, Minor, Sub-Major

Description:

The aim of the major, sub-major and minor is to introduce students to the disciplines that underpin human service work (Option 1) and social policy practice (Option 2).

Prerequisite(s):

Nil

Assumed Knowledge:

Nil

Courses:

Course Area and cat no. Units Level References
Minor comprises the four courses from one of the options below:
Option 1: Human Service Work
Human Service Provision WELF 1014 4.5 1
Group Work BEHL 2009 4.5 1
Human Service Intervention WELF 2012 4.5 2
Case Management WELF 3015 4.5 3
Option 2: Social Policy Practice
Human Service Provision WELF 1014 4.5 1
Governance and Citizenship in Australia POLI 1008 4.5 1
Australian Social Policy POLI 1012 4.5 2
Policy Practice POLI 2027 4.5 3
Sub-Major includes the four courses from one of the options above plus two of the following, 1 of which must be an advanced (level 3) course:
Major includes the four courses from one of the options listed above plus four of the following, 1 of which must be an advanced (level 3) course:
Social Enquiry Methods HUMS 1004 4.5 2
Human Service Workers and the Law JUST 2005 4.5 2
Working with Community WELF 2010 4.5 2
Mental Health and Mental Wellbeing WELF 2019 4.5 2
Social Analysis and the Human Services WELF 3018 4.5 3
Human Service Project Management WELF 2014 4.5 3

Rules:

Nil

Notes:

  1. Students may contact Sophie Diamandi for advice on course selection.