Unit

School Of Social Sciences

Contemporary Social Issues and Professional PracticeWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 102203.5

Discipline: SOCIETY AND CULTURE NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED

Student Contribution Band: 1

Level: 3

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Irena Veljanova


Equivalent Units
101554 - Contemporary Debates in Social Sciences

Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Students must have successfully completed 80 credit points. Students enrolled in 1734 Bachelor of Policing must have successfully completed the following units before enrolling in this unit. 102314 Policing Practices, 101557 The Individual in Society, 102170 People, Place and Social Difference, 102250 Ethical Leadership and 400337 Social Research Methods. Students enrolled in 1665 Bachelor of Community Welfare must have successfully completed the following units before enrolling in this unit. 101551 Understanding Society or 101557 The Individual in Society and 101555 Ethics in the Social Sciences, 102170 People, Place and Social Difference, 400337 Social Research Methods. Students enrolled in all other courses must have successfully completed the following units before enrolling in this unit. 101551 Understanding Society or 101557 The Individual in Society, And; 101555 Ethics in the Social Sciences, 101900 Working with Communities, 102170 People, Place and Social Difference, 400337 Social Research Methods.


Teaching Periods

PeriodOffered  Campus  Contact
2020 Spring  Yes  Liverpool Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2020 Spring  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2020 Spring  Yes  Penrith Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable.   Print Unit Outline*
2020 Sydney City Session 3  Yes  Sydney City Campus - DAY  Andrey Zheluk  Timetable not available   Print Unit Outline*
2021 Summer A (Nov 2020-Feb 2021)  Yes  Liverpool Campus - DAY  Kamel Taoum  Timetable.  
2021 Spring  Yes  Liverpool Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Spring  Yes  Parramatta Campus - Victoria Road - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Spring  Yes  Penrith Campus - DAY  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 Sydney City Session 2  Yes  Sydney City Campus - DAY  Andrey Zheluk  Timetable not available  
2021 WSU Online Trimester 1  Yes  WSU Online - ONLINE  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  
2021 WSU Online Trimester 3  Yes  WSU Online - ONLINE  See Coordinator above   Timetable not available  

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About this Unit
Focused upon professional practice this unit will provide Social Sciences students with an opportunity to improve their career readiness. Using a combination of practical and theoretical teaching framework, this unit will teach students how to translate their social science knowledge to professional, career relevant knowledge. In doing so, it will also provide students an opportunity to engage with contemporary social issues related, for example, to diversity, work and employment, place, sustainability, violence and alternative to violence, health and cyberworld and cyber-experiences.


Courses
1662.4Bachelor of PolicingCONTINUING
1665.3Bachelor of Community WelfareSUSPENDED
1667.4Bachelor of Social ScienceCURRENT
1709.2Bachelor of Criminal and Community JusticeCURRENT
1710.2Bachelor of CriminologyCONTINUING
1710.3Bachelor of CriminologyCURRENT
1719.2Bachelor of Policing Studies - Non NSW Police PathwayCONTINUING
1732.1Bachelor of Planning (Pathway to Master of Urban Management and Planning)CONTINUING
1733.1Bachelor of Social Science (Advanced)CURRENT
1734.1Bachelor of Policing (Leadership Program)CONTINUING
1734.2Bachelor of Policing (Leadership Program)CONTINUING
1734.3Bachelor of Policing (Leadership Program)CURRENT
1735.1Bachelor of Humanitarian and Development StudiesCURRENT
1790.1Bachelor of AnthropologyCURRENT
1807.1Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of Social ScienceCONTINUING
1807.2Bachelor of International Studies/Bachelor of Social ScienceCURRENT
1808.2Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Social ScienceCONTINUING
1808.3Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Social ScienceCURRENT
1844.1Bachelor of PolicingCONTINUING
1844.2Bachelor of PolicingCURRENT
2538.10Bachelor of Social Science/Bachelor of LawsCURRENT
2538.8Bachelor of Social Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2538.9Bachelor of Social Science/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2766.1Bachelor of Criminology/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2766.2Bachelor of Criminology/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2766.3Bachelor of Criminology/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2767.1Bachelor of Criminal and Community Justice/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2767.2Bachelor of Criminal and Community Justice/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
2767.3Bachelor of Criminal and Community Justice/Bachelor of LawsCONTINUING
6023.1Diploma in Social Science/Bachelor of Social ScienceCURRENT
6025.1Diploma in Criminal and Community Justice/Bachelor of Criminal and Community JusticeCONTINUING
6025.2Diploma in Criminal and Community Justice/Bachelor of Criminal and Community JusticeCURRENT
6029.1Diploma in Social Science (Policing)/Bachelor of PolicingCONTINUING
6044.1Diploma in Social Science (Policing)/Bachelor of PolicingCURRENT




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