Social justice is a core value of many professions, organisations and social change movements. This unit engages students in learning about social justice practices, including historic patterns as well as new strategies and new challenges. Students will have opportunities to learn about important social justice practitioners in their area of interest and will be encouraged to explore their own personal or interpersonal connections to power, privilege and oppression. The unit will appeal to students interested in advancing social justice in future projects or professional activities.
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week.
1x2500wd Essay (40%), 1x2000wd Multimedia Profile Presentation (35%), 1x1500wd Critical reflection (25%)