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Working with families and groups: Theory and practice (6 points)


Leader: Ms L Hewitt and Dr C Trotter

Caulfield Second semester 2003 (Day)
Caulfield Second semester 2003 (OCL)
Caulfield Second semester 2004 (Day)
Caulfield Second semester 2004 (OCL)

Synopsis: The unit comprises two sections: 'Groupwork' and 'Family work'. 'Groupwork' examines the historical development of groupwork; the groupwork process with emphasis on the beginning, ending and enhancing communication in groups; group leadership styles and terminating groups. In 'Family work', family functioning is explained from a variety of theoretical frameworks drawing out the implications for practice.

Assessment: 'Groupwork' - written assignments (2250 words): 50% + 'Family work' - written assignment (2250 words): 50%. + Both components must be passed in order to gain an overall pass in the unit.

Contact Hours: 4 hours per week

Prerequisites: A pass in SWK3240

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