Teaching dates for 2019: Mon 10 June – Friday 19 July
This unit is only available to students in the Master of Social Work (Qualifying)
This unit explores how social work theories and contexts inter-relate as a basis for a framework for identifying the purpose and practice of social work. Historically significant social work theories are examined in light of emerging trends that are reshaping how social work is defined and practiced, and this provides an important foundation for grounding your emerging frameworks for practice. Moral theories will help ground you in your understanding of principled and theoretically informed frameworks for action. You will consider the relationships between theories and practice as they apply to case scenarios each week.
This unit prepares you for Social Work Practicum 1.
|Unit name||Social Work Theories, Values and Frameworks for 21st Century Practice|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Social Sciences
Dr Sonya Stanford
|Available as student elective?||No|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
|Hobart||5 Week Session Jun||Off-Campus||International||Domestic|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
|5 Week Session Jun||10/6/2019||17/6/2019||27/6/2019||14/7/2019|
* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2019 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2019 will be available from the 1st October 2018.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2019: $820.00||2019: $2,037.00||090501|
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5 x 1hr weekly online lectures, or equivalent
5 x 1hr webinars
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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