Special Project in Family Studies
|Course code HLSC6511||Units 10||Level 6000||Faculty of Health and MedicineSchool of Health Sciences|
Students undertaking the Master of Family Studies have the option of doing a Special Project in a Family Service or related organisation. The purpose of the project is to apply knowledge and skills developed in the core courses of the program to an area of interest related to Family Studies. The project can focus on policy or practice interventions in Family Studies.
Available in 2015
|Objectives||At the successful completion of this course, students will:|
- Demonstrate a sound understanding of a selected area of interest in Family Studies.
- Use conceptual frameworks relevant to professional work in Family Studies.
- Demonstrate an ability to design, implement and evaluate an appropriate field-based project.
- Demonstrate an ability to critically reflect on a specific area of interest in Family Studies
- Demonstrate cultural competence in Family Studies field work.
- Articulate the generalisable knowledge gained through the Special Project in Family Studies.
|Content||Monthly face to face or online meetings with academic supervisor. |
Contract to be set up based on project.
|Assumed Knowledge||Knowledge of program planning and evaluation methodologies through courses such as HLSC6240 or SOCA6240 or FAMS6006|
|Modes of Delivery||Flexible Delivery / Student Centred Learning|
|Teaching Methods||Case Study|
Email Discussion Group
|Contact Hours||Self Directed Learning: for 10 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
|Timetables||2015 Course Timetables for HLSC6511|