units

SWM5170

Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences

Postgraduate - Unit

This unit entry is for students who completed this unit in 2012 only. For students planning to study the unit, please refer to the unit indexes in the the current edition of the Handbook. If you have any queries contact the managing faculty for your course or area of study.

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12 points, SCA Band 1, 0.250 EFTSL

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LevelPostgraduate
FacultyFaculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences
OfferedCaulfield First semester 2012 (Off-campus)
Caulfield Second semester 2012 (Off-campus)
Coordinator(s)Dr Deb Western

Synopsis

Unit content will be developed between the student and an appointed staff supervisor. Topics could include small research projects such as evaluations of particular health and welfare programs, pilot studies, literature reviews, or the learning and implementation of particular Social Work approaches or theories. The focus may be on any field in which Social Workers are employed, dependant on staff availability to supervise.

Outcomes

The subject's content will be developed between the student and an appointed staff supervisor. Topics could include small research projects such as evaluations of particular health and welfare programs, pilot studies, literature reviews, or the learning and implementation of particular Social Work approaches or theories. The focus may be on any field in which Social Workers are employed, dependant on staff availability to supervise.

Assessment

Research report, evaluation report, or assignment (9000 words): 100%

Chief examiner(s)

Dr Deb Western