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CSV1101 Introduction to Community Work
Credit Points: 15

This unit provides a comprehensive introduction to a range of models of working with communities. Distinctions are made between the community work processes used in service provision; events organisation; social and political activism; community development; leadership development; and social impact assessment. The unit provides an introduction to working with local communities associated with the natural environment; the built environment; the economic environment; the personal and social environment; and the arts and cultural environment.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
DMAAAHAddiction Studies and Youth Work Double Major
C25Associate Degree in Criminology and Justice
G81Bachelor of Criminology and Justice
K16Bachelor of Criminology and Juvenile Justice
Y94Bachelor of Planning
C58Bachelor of Social Science
C55Bachelor of Sustainability
C57Bachelor of Youth Work
MACHNFChildren and Family Studies Major
SMCCTYCommunity Studies 10 Unit Supporting Major
SMAAAKCommunity Studies 8 Unit Supporting Major
MABUUWCommunity Work Major
MABUUSDeveloping Sustainable Communities Major
MABUSZHuman Services Major
MABUSYSocial Science Major
MABUSWYouth Work Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2013 VET: 20/05/2013