Community Practice Approaches (CHSUG2003)

This course introduces students to key theoretical frameworks in community practice approaches to activism and social change. It explores theories, including critical approaches to community development and Indigenous approaches to community activism. It provides students with an indepth understanding of the context in which community activism takes place. It explores community activism among young people, Indigenous peoples, rural/remote and in media settings. The course allows students to develop their professional identity at the intersection of communities and macro community practice, including community activism.

Credit points 15
EFTSL 0.125
Contribution band 1
For students entolled in Commonwealth Supported Place CSP), each course falls into one of three bands. The band determines the student contributuon amount (SCA) which is charged for each course. The maximum student contribution amounts are based on a standard, full-time enrolment (120 credit points per year) with courses in the same band.