REFLECTIVE COMMUNICATION AND SOCIAL WORK

SWP2REF

2014

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students explore and critically reflect upon their own communication as well as communication in the world around them. They also begin to examine social work communication. The subject is underpinned by an ecological-developmental conceptual framework. Communication between individuals and within and with couples, families, groups, organisations and communities is addressed. Students are experientially introduced to beginning interpersonal communication skills. They are also encouraged to experiment with and reflect upon a range of creative forms of communication and multimedia. Communication within contexts of diversity, along with the ethics of communication are emphasised throughout the subject.

FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorFiona Gardner

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Must have passed all subject from (SWP1SWB). Must be enrolled in HZSK, HZSKB, HZSKW, HZSKM (BHS&MSW). All others require coordinators approval.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsCommunicating as professionalsPrescribedArchee, Raymond; Mohan, Terry, 1930; Gurney, Myra, 20133RD EDN, CENGAGE LEARNING AUSTRALIA

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Albury-Wodonga, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorDarran Stonehouse

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 21
One 1.5 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 21 and delivered via blended.
"Fifteen hours of lectures over the semester."

WorkShop Week: 10 - 21
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 21 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Workshops commence in 2nd week of semester."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 1,000-word review25
one 2,000 word essay50
one team presentation (10 minutes per student)25

Bendigo, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFiona Gardner

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 10 - 21
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 21 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Workshops commence in 2nd week of semester."

Lecture Week: 10 - 21
One 1.5 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 21 and delivered via blended.
"Fifteen hours of lectures over the semester."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 1,000-word review25
one 2,000 word essay50
one team presentation (10 minutes per student)25

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorPatricia McNamara

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 21
One 1.5 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 21 and delivered via blended.
"Fifteen hours of lectures over the semester."

WorkShop Week: 10 - 21
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 21 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Workshops commence in 2nd week of semester."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 1,000-word review25
one 2,000 word essay50
one team presentation (10 minutes per student)25

Mildura, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorFiona Gardner

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 21
One 1.5 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 21 and delivered via blended.
"Fifteen hours of lectures over the semester."

WorkShop Week: 10 - 21
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 21 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Workshops commence in 2nd week of semester."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 1,000-word review25
one 2,000 word essay50
one team presentation (10 minutes per student)25