Faculty of Arts

Monash University

Undergraduate - Unit

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6 points, SCA Band 1, 0.125 EFTSL

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FacultyFaculty of Arts
OfferedGippsland Second semester 2012 (Off-campus)
Coordinator(s)Karen Crinall


Previously coded SCW2307


This unit recognises the organisational context of all social and community welfare practice and explores the ways this context can effect practice interventions. The unit aims to prepare students for the increasing number and range of management functions embodied in many welfare positions today, with an emphasis on project planning and resourcing.


  1. To further develop the organisational knowledge and skills of welfare practitioners.
  2. To develop particular skills in supervision and management.
  3. To gain knowledge and skills in program planning, development and evaluation.
  4. To develop skills in acquiring resources for a human service organisation.


Examination (2 hours): 40%
Workbook assignment (2500 words): 60%

Chief examiner(s)

Karen Crinall

This unit applies to the following area(s) of study

Community welfare and counselling


All first-year level units for Associate Degree of Community Welfare and Counselling.




ATS3850, GSC2307, GSC3307, SCW2307, SCW3307