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Area/Catalogue
WELF 5096

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Course Level
Postgraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
101906

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)

Course aim

To enable students to apply specialised professional and ethical practice frameworks to shape strategies for practice, research, advocacy and systems change.

Course content

Students will use skills as an ethical and reflexive practitioner to explore the relationship between self as a social worker, practice frameworks and social science knowledge. Students will develop and evaluate knowledge of recent developments in evidence-based practice and the re-creation of social work knowledges.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
WELF 5098 Contemporary Practice Theories for Social Work
WELF 5099 Effective Human Service Delivery
WELF 5104 Social Work Practice Skills

Corequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
WELF 5105 Social Work Practicum 1

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL (INTENSIVE)
Workshop 6 hours x 5 days

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL (INTENSIVE)
Case study 1800 words 40% N/A
Essay 2700 words 60% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Psychology, Social Work & Social Policy

Degrees this course is offered in

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