Course level

Postgraduate Coursework

Faculty

Health & Behavioural Sciences

School

Nursing, Midwifery & Social Wk

Units

2

Duration

One Semester

Class contact

W

Restricted

restricted to Master of Social Work students

Assessment methods

Papers, presentation, essay

Course coordinator

Ms Hayley Parsons

This course is not currently offered, please contact the school.

Course description

This course introduces students to the intellectual foundations of social work practice relevant to the contemporary institutional environments of professional practice. It will provide the base for advanced study in social work practice and for participation in knowledge building and utilisation. The objectives of the course are to: examine the development and use of theory in practice; analyse the historical and geographical origins of contemporary theories for practice; identify and critically analyse key contemporary practice approaches and engage students in building theories for practice grounded in their professional practice. Students are to undertake this course towards to the start of their MSW degree.

Archived offerings

Course offerings Location Mode Course Profile
Semester 1, 2015 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2014 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2013 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2012 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2011 St Lucia Internal Course Profile
Semester 1, 2010 St Lucia Internal Course Profile