SOCIAL WORK HONOURS B

SWP4HOB

2014

Credit points: 20

Subject outline

In this subject the major tasks for honours students is the completion, under supervision, of an honours research thesis of 10,000-12,000 words that addresses a meaningful research question. Please note that this subject is to be undertaken with SWP4HOA.

FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences

Credit points20

Subject Co-ordinatorAllan Borowski

Available to Study Abroad StudentsNo

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Exchange StudentsNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students in HHSWM, HSHSW, HSHSWW, RHSW, HWHSH, HWHSHB, HWHSHW and SWP4HOA. All other students require coordinators approval.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions Available only to BSW Honours students. Successful completion of Year 3 of the BSW degree and a high level of academic performance. In addition, honours students must enrol in all BSW Year 4 subjects except Diversity in Social Work Practice and Fields of Practice B. This subject represents one semester of a year-long program and must be taken in conjunction with SWP4HOA.

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsSocial research methodsRecommendedBryman, A.2ND EDN, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2004.
ReadingsSocial work research and evaluationRecommendedGrinnell, R.M.et al8TH EDN, OXFORD UNIVERSITY PRESS, 2008.

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Albury-Wodonga, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGuinever Threlkeld

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"Regular thesis supervision sessions as required by supervisor."

Lecture
Four 2.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"four 2-hour seminars during semester"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 10,000-12,000-word thesisThis assessment is taken in conjunction with that of SWP4HOA100

Albury-Wodonga, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorGuinever Threlkeld

Class requirements

Lecture
Four 2.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"four 2-hour seminars during semester"

Supervisor Consultation
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"Regular thesis supervision sessions as required by supervisor."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 10,000-12,000-word thesisThis assessment is taken in conjunction with that of SWP4HOA100

Bendigo, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJennifer Lehmann

Class requirements

Lecture
Four 2.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"four 2-hour seminars during semester"

Supervisor Consultation
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"Regular thesis supervision sessions as required by supervisor."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 10,000-12,000-word thesisThis assessment is taken in conjunction with that of SWP4HOA100

Bendigo, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorJennifer Lehmann

Class requirements

Lecture
Four 2.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"four 2-hour seminars during semester"

Supervisor Consultation
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"Regular thesis supervision sessions as required by supervisor."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 10,000-12,000-word thesisThis assessment is taken in conjunction with that of SWP4HOA100

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAllan Borowski

Class requirements

Lecture
Four 2.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"four 2-hour seminars during semester"

Supervisor Consultation
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"Regular thesis supervision sessions as required by supervisor."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 10,000-12,000-word thesisThis assessment is taken in conjunction with that of SWP4HOA100

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAllan Borowski

Class requirements

Supervisor Consultation
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"Regular thesis supervision sessions as required by supervisor."

Lecture
Four 2.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"four 2-hour seminars during semester"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 10,000-12,000-word thesisThis assessment is taken in conjunction with that of SWP4HOA100

Mildura, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAllan Borowski

Class requirements

Lecture
Four 2.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"four 2-hour seminars during semester"

Supervisor Consultation
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"Regular thesis supervision sessions as required by supervisor."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 10,000-12,000-word thesisThis assessment is taken in conjunction with that of SWP4HOA100

Mildura, 2014, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAllan Borowski

Class requirements

Lecture
Four 2.0 hours lecture per study period on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"four 2-hour seminars during semester"

Supervisor Consultation
One 1.0 hours supervisor consultation other recurrence on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"Regular thesis supervision sessions as required by supervisor."

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
one 10,000-12,000-word thesisThis assessment is taken in conjunction with that of SWP4HOA100