COMMUNITY SERVICES COUNSELLING FRAMEWORK

SWP1COV

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

 This subject describes the knowledge and skills required to work within an agency's agreed counselling model and to assess indicators of client status required to confirm the status of individual clients in preparation for service delivery in the context of community services work.

SchoolSchool of Allied Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorMaureen Long

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be enrolled in one of the following course codes: HBCSW, HBCSB, HBCS, HBCSD, HBCSM, HBCSS.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Use a structured approach to counselling.

Activities:
Class room teaching; group discussion; workplace or practical placement or simulated situations.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills

02. Establish the nature of the helping relationship.

Activities:
Class room teaching; group discussion; workplace or practical placement or simulated situations.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills

03. Confirm the appropriateness of the helping relationship.

Activities:
Class room teaching; group discussion; workplace or practical placement or simulated situations.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills

04. Apply knowledge of human development.

Activities:
Class room teaching; group discussion; workplace or practical placement or simulated situations.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills

05. Check client's development status.

Activities:
Class room teaching; group discussion; workplace or practical placement or simulated situations.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2018, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMaureen Long

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 120.0 hours lecture per study period from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Taught in a vocational competency manner, including lectures, placement, tutorials and self directed learning."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Assessment undertaken in vocational setting as per La Trobe agreed vocational study plan.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Bendigo, 2018, Week 14-26, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMaureen Long

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 14 - 26
One 120.0 hours lecture per study period from week 14 to week 26 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Taught in a vocational competency manner, including lectures, placement, tutorials and self directed learning."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Assessment undertaken in vocational setting as per La Trobe agreed vocational study plan.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Melbourne, 2018, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMaureen Long

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 120.0 hours lecture per study period from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Taught in a vocational competency manner, including lectures, placement, tutorials and self directed learning."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Assessment undertaken in vocational setting as per La Trobe agreed vocational study plan.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05

Melbourne, 2018, Week 14-26, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMaureen Long

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 14 - 26
One 120.0 hours lecture per study period from week 14 to week 26 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Taught in a vocational competency manner, including lectures, placement, tutorials and self directed learning."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Assessment undertaken in vocational setting as per La Trobe agreed vocational study plan.100 01, 02, 03, 04, 05