SWK172 Introduction to Social Work and Human Services | UniSC | University of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia

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SWK172 Introduction to Social Work and Human Services

This course introduces you to the domains of social work and human services and the various concepts and frameworks that practitioners use to understand and support individuals, groups and communities within their social contexts. The wide variety of practice roles, fields and contexts within social work and human services are examined, unified by an emphasis on appreciating the purpose and core values underpinning practice. The course aims to provide an overview of the breadth of social work and human services practice within contemporary Australian society.

Course detail

SCS172 or SCS272
Semester of offer Subject to change
  • Sunshine Coast: Semester 1
  • Moreton Bay: Semester 1
  • Caboolture: Semester 1
  • Fraser Coast: Semester 1
  • Gympie: Semester 1
  • Online: Semester 1
Tuition fee
1.4A:Social Work, Counselling, Welfare Std, Human Welf nec 0905XX
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