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Area/Catalogue
WELF 4032

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
105824

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Psychology, Social Work and Social Policy

Course aim

To develop the advanced organisational leadership skills required to effectively practice as a social work professional in a diverse range of professional contexts.

Course content

The students will develop advanced skills and knowledge in negotiating to achieve professional outcomes, inter-professional social work, working collegially in culturally diverse contexts, staff and volunteer management, managing adverse events, assuring service quality in project management, grant and tender writing, macro level lobbying and advocacy, communications planning and using and managing the media.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

All third year courses in the Bachelor of Social Work

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, MAGILL
Lecture 1 hour x 10 weeks
Tutorial 1 hour x 10 weeks
Studio (Studio practicals) 1 hour x 10 weeks
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
External (Online) 3 hours x 10 weeks
External (On-campus workshop) 7.5 hours x 2 days
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
Lecture 1 hour x 10 weeks
Tutorial 1 hour x 10 weeks
Studio (Studio practicals) 1 hour x 10 weeks
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Lecture 1 hour x 10 weeks
Tutorial 1 hour x 10 weeks
Studio (Studio practicals) 1 hour x 10 weeks

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
Reflective report 2700 words 60% N/A
Project plan 1800 words or equivalent 40% N/A
EXTERNAL, MAGILL, ONLINE
Reflective report 2700 words 60% N/A
Project plan 1800 words or equivalent 40% N/A
INTERNAL, MT GAMBIER
Reflective report 2700 words 60% N/A
Project plan 1800 words or equivalent 40% N/A
INTERNAL, WHYALLA
Reflective report 2700 words 60% N/A
Project plan 1800 words or equivalent 40% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
How to determine the relevant non award tuition fee. (Opens new window)

Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* 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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