COMMUNITY SERVICE PROGRAMS

SWP1SPV

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline


In this subject students are taught the skills and knowledge required to engage consumers, analyse service needs of particular groups and how to develop programs and services to meet those needs. These are the beginning skills and knowledge that students need to design, develop, implement and evaluate community service programs.


SchoolSchool of Allied Health

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students must be admitted 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. Demonstrate understanding of the essential elements of service needs analysis and the broad issues that can influence service engagement and participation

Activities:
Practical placement or simulated situations, group presentation, online quiz

02. Identify key elements of program design with consideration of the needs, rights, preferences and conflicts of different stakeholders

Activities:
Practical placement or simulated situations, group presentation, online quiz

03. Compare the implementing and monitoring stages of programs against agreed objectives and frameworks

Activities:
Practical placement or simulated situations, group presentation, online quiz

04. Address the challenges associated with seeking and evaluating feedback within the context of community service settings

Activities:
Practical placement or simulated situations, group presentation, online quiz

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2018, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 27 - 52
Six 6.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 27 - 52
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Design and program evaluation Individual report ( equivalent 1500 words)Program design is based on a provided case scenario (simulation) of a community service agency. Students construct a program brief within a group setting and undertake mock program evaluation.40 01, 02, 03, 04
Group presentation 5-10mins (equivalent 1000 words)Project activities summarised and presented in group presentation.10 01, 02, 03, 04
Online quizzes (equivalent 1500 words) 2 questions per week, 12 week online quizzes to assess knowledge integration across key elements of program design and evaluation50 01, 02, 03, 04

Albury-Wodonga, 2018, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 07 - 28
Six 6.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 07 - 28
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Design and program evaluation Individual report ( equivalent 1500 words)Program design is based on a provided case scenario (simulation) of a community service agency. Students construct a program brief within a group setting and undertake mock program evaluation.40 01, 02, 03, 04
Group presentation 5-10mins (equivalent 1000 words)Project activities summarised and presented in group presentation.10 01, 02, 03, 04
Online quizzes (equivalent 1500 words) 2 questions per week, 12 week online quizzes to assess knowledge integration across key elements of program design and evaluation50 01, 02, 03, 04

Bendigo, 2018, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 07 - 28
Eight 3.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 07 - 28
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Design and program evaluation Individual report ( equivalent 1500 words)Program design is based on a provided case scenario (simulation) of a community service agency. Students construct a program brief within a group setting and undertake mock program evaluation.40 01, 02, 03, 04
Group presentation 5-10mins (equivalent 1000 words)Project activities summarised and presented in group presentation.10 01, 02, 03, 04
Online quizzes (equivalent 1500 words) 2 questions per week, 12 week online quizzes to assess knowledge integration across key elements of program design and evaluation50 01, 02, 03, 04

Bendigo, 2018, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 27 - 52
Eight 3.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 27 - 52
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Design and program evaluation Individual report ( equivalent 1500 words)Program design is based on a provided case scenario (simulation) of a community service agency. Students construct a program brief within a group setting and undertake mock program evaluation.40 01, 02, 03, 04
Group presentation 5-10mins (equivalent 1000 words)Project activities summarised and presented in group presentation.10 01, 02, 03, 04
Online quizzes (equivalent 1500 words) 2 questions per week, 12 week online quizzes to assess knowledge integration across key elements of program design and evaluation50 01, 02, 03, 04

Dandenong, 2018, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 27 - 52
Fifteen 3.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 27 - 52
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Design and program evaluation Individual report ( equivalent 1500 words)Program design is based on a provided case scenario (simulation) of a community service agency. Students construct a program brief within a group setting and undertake mock program evaluation.40 01, 02, 03, 04
Group presentation 5-10mins (equivalent 1000 words)Project activities summarised and presented in group presentation.10 01, 02, 03, 04
Online quizzes (equivalent 1500 words) 2 questions per week, 12 week online quizzes to assess knowledge integration across key elements of program design and evaluation50 01, 02, 03, 04

Dandenong, 2018, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 07 - 28
Fifteen 3.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 07 - 28
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Design and program evaluation Individual report ( equivalent 1500 words)Program design is based on a provided case scenario (simulation) of a community service agency. Students construct a program brief within a group setting and undertake mock program evaluation.40 01, 02, 03, 04
Group presentation 5-10mins (equivalent 1000 words)Project activities summarised and presented in group presentation.10 01, 02, 03, 04
Online quizzes (equivalent 1500 words) 2 questions per week, 12 week online quizzes to assess knowledge integration across key elements of program design and evaluation50 01, 02, 03, 04

Mildura, 2018, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 27 - 52
Fifteen 3.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 27 - 52
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Design and program evaluation Individual report ( equivalent 1500 words)Program design is based on a provided case scenario (simulation) of a community service agency. Students construct a program brief within a group setting and undertake mock program evaluation.40 01, 02, 03, 04
Group presentation 5-10mins (equivalent 1000 words)Project activities summarised and presented in group presentation.10 01, 02, 03, 04
Online quizzes (equivalent 1500 words) 2 questions per week, 12 week online quizzes to assess knowledge integration across key elements of program design and evaluation50 01, 02, 03, 04

Mildura, 2018, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 07 - 28
Fifteen 3.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 07 - 28
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Design and program evaluation Individual report ( equivalent 1500 words)Program design is based on a provided case scenario (simulation) of a community service agency. Students construct a program brief within a group setting and undertake mock program evaluation.40 01, 02, 03, 04
Group presentation 5-10mins (equivalent 1000 words)Project activities summarised and presented in group presentation.10 01, 02, 03, 04
Online quizzes (equivalent 1500 words) 2 questions per week, 12 week online quizzes to assess knowledge integration across key elements of program design and evaluation50 01, 02, 03, 04

Shepparton, 2018, Week 27-52, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 27 - 52
Six 6.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 27 - 52
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 27 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Design and program evaluation Individual report ( equivalent 1500 words)Program design is based on a provided case scenario (simulation) of a community service agency. Students construct a program brief within a group setting and undertake mock program evaluation.40 01, 02, 03, 04
Group presentation 5-10mins (equivalent 1000 words)Project activities summarised and presented in group presentation.10 01, 02, 03, 04
Online quizzes (equivalent 1500 words) 2 questions per week, 12 week online quizzes to assess knowledge integration across key elements of program design and evaluation50 01, 02, 03, 04

Shepparton, 2018, Week 07-28, Off Campus

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorSuzie Cowan

Class requirements

Lecture/Workshop Week: 07 - 28
Six 6.0 hours lecture/workshop per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Placement - Off Site Week: 07 - 28
One 70.0 hours placement - off site per study period on weekdays during the day from week 07 to week 28 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Design and program evaluation Individual report ( equivalent 1500 words)Program design is based on a provided case scenario (simulation) of a community service agency. Students construct a program brief within a group setting and undertake mock program evaluation.40 01, 02, 03, 04
Group presentation 5-10mins (equivalent 1000 words)Project activities summarised and presented in group presentation.10 01, 02, 03, 04
Online quizzes (equivalent 1500 words) 2 questions per week, 12 week online quizzes to assess knowledge integration across key elements of program design and evaluation50 01, 02, 03, 04