Caulfield First semester 2008 (Off-campus)
This unit has been designed to create a developmental context for understanding a range of issues which characterise at risk behaviour in youth. Students will gain a broader understanding of these behaviours, as seen from a range of perspectives: legal, epidemiological, psychological, sociological and psychiatric. The unit will be of interest to those currently working with at risk youth as well as providing insights into the aetiology of a range of maladaptive behaviours in adult life.
Upon completion of this unit the student will:
Short answer questions 15%
Workshop presentation 10%
Workshop report 25%
Essay (2500-3000) wds 50%
One-day workshop on campus.