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YWK3107 Ideology and Youth Work Practice
Credit Points: 15

This unit examines the role of ideology in shaping social practice, with a particular focus on how youth work practice derives from the ideological positions held by agencies and practitioners. An introduction to a range of ideological world views, including both political and faith perspectives, is presented along with teaching students how to identify and analyse the ideological framework in use in a given context. The importance of ideology and belief as a guide to action for youth work practice is the focus of this unit.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
DMAAAHAddiction Studies and Youth Work Double Major
K16Bachelor of Criminology and Juvenile Justice
C57Bachelor of Youth Work
DMAAACPsychology and Youth Work Double Major
MIYOUYouth Work Minor
MABUSWYouth Work Major
MIYHPYouth, Health and Physical Activity Minor
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2013 VET: 20/05/2013