Unit

School Of Social Sciences

Working with CommunitiesWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 101900.3

Discipline: SOCIETY AND CULTURE NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED

Student Contribution Band: 4

Level: 1

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Nidhi Wali


Equivalent Units
101553 - Organisations, Communities and Communication; 101276 - Working with Communities; 102815 - Introduction to Indigenous Australia: Peoples, Places and Philosophies; 700139 Working with Communities (WSTC)

Incompatible Units
400504 - Skills Development in the Human Services

Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2021 Summer A (Nov 2020-Feb 2021)  Yes  Liverpool Campus - DAY  Nidhi Wali  Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Sydney City Session 2  Yes  Sydney City Campus - DAY  Andrey Zheluk  Timetable not available  
2021 WSU Online Trimester 2  Yes  WSU Online - ONLINE  David-Jack Fletcher  Timetable not available  
2021 Block A  Yes  Online - ONLINE  Jack Isherwood  Timetable not available   Print Unit Outline*

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About this Unit
In 2021, this unit replaced by 102815 - Introduction to Indigenous Australia: Peoples, Places and Philosophies. A diverse range of professionals use social science research, theories and principles in their work with communities. In this unit students will explore common scholarly ideas and practices that inform work with communities and how these are applied in a range of professional settings. This unit introduces students to the methods and principles of community participation, capacity-building, community needs assessment, and resilience. Students will be guided to identify and analyse global, local, government and organisational aspects and interests in the development of their own and wider communities. Students will plan a professional approach to working with an example community by building and reporting on a chosen case study.

Special Requirements - Essential Equipment
Access to computing and internet facilities


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