SCS730 Theories for Practice: power, opression and the "good society"

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SCS730 Theories for Practice: power, opression and the "good society"

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We live in a complex, power-divided and divisive world. Social theory seeks to expose and explain these power relations with a view to promoting practices that could help bring about great social justice, human freedom and a sustainable world. This course introduces you to a range of critical thinkers and theories that will assist you in reflecting upon these challenging issues in the changing contexts of social work and development practice. It charts "classical" attempts to forumlate universal theories, andmore recent forms of situated, partial and reflexive theories.

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Prerequisite:
Enrolled in Program AR707
Semester of offer*:
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
Units:
12.00
EFTSL:
0.125
Student contribution band:
Band 1
Census date:
Academic Calendar

* Semester of offer is subject to change.

Course outline

SCS730 Course Outline Semester 1, 2019 (PDF 166KB)

Students enrolled in this course should check the course Blackboard site to ensure that they are accessing the most recent approved version of the course outline.

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