SOCIOLOGY IN COMMUNITY WORK

SWP1CWV

2016

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject describes the application of knowledge of the broad social and cultural context in which work is planned and implemented in the community services industry. This subject will prepare students to better understand their client groups and issues that impact on the lives of their clients and hence on their delivery of services.

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.

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions Must be co-enrolled in vocational competencies CHCLD514B or CHCDEV002.

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Identify social and cultural issues impacting on Australian society.

Activities:
Class room teaching; group discussion; workplace or practical placement or simulated situations.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Speaking)
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Speaking)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking)

02. Analyse impacts of social and cultural factors.

Activities:
Class room teaching; group discussion; workplace or practical placement or simulated situations.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Speaking)
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Speaking)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking)

03. Monitor impact of social and cultural factors on community work and services.

Activities:
Class room teaching; group discussion; workplace or practical placement or simulated situations.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Speaking)
Literacies and Communication Skills (Writing,Speaking)
Inquiry and Analytical Skills (Critical Thinking)

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Albury-Wodonga, 2016, Week 21-34, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMaureen Long

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 21 - 34
One 100.0 hours lecture per study period from week 21 to week 34 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

Albury-Wodonga, 2016, Week 35-47, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMaureen Long

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 35 - 47
One 100.0 hours lecture per study period from week 35 to week 47 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

Bendigo, 2016, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMaureen Long

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 100.0 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

Bendigo, 2016, 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 100.0 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

Melbourne, 2016, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMaureen Long

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
One 100.0 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

Melbourne, 2016, 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 100.0 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

Mildura, 2016, Week 21-34, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMaureen Long

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 21 - 34
One 100.0 hours lecture per study period from week 21 to week 34 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

Mildura, 2016, Week 35-47, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMaureen Long

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 35 - 47
One 100.0 hours lecture per study period from week 35 to week 47 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

Shepparton, 2016, Week 31-51, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorMaureen Long

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 51
One 100.0 hours lecture per study period from week 31 to week 51 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