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Social Justice Practice - SCWK1001

Year - 2020

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%)


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Social Work
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Junior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
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