SWK251 Working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples

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SWK251 Working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples


Indigenous Australians generally face major disadvantages in health, education, employment, housing, and in their interactions with welfare and legal systems. Professionals in many fields are required to work with Aboriginaland Torres Strait Islander Peoples, yet often feel unprepared. This course will provide you with relevant multidisciplinary knowledge to critique current ways of working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities and develop specific strategies to engage and provide culturally inclusive services.

Other information

Semester of offer*:
  • Fraser Coast: Semester 2
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
Student contribution band:
Band 1
Census date:
Academic Calendar

* Semester of offer is subject to change.

Course outline

SWK251 Course Outline Semester 1, 2020 (PDF 216KB)

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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