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|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 18 hours lectures, 6 hours workshops and 90 non-contact hours of private study |
Total Time Commitment: Not available
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
|Subject Overview:||A study of the educator's role in the promotion of student wellbeing and student support issues, controversies and role boundaries; research on effective helping; a psycho-educational model of helping; interpersonal communication and counselling - goals, assumptions and critique; personal values and professional accountability in helping in educational settings; selected psychological theories relevant to helping in educational settings. |
|Assessment:||One 4,000 word assignment (100 per cent)|
|Recommended Texts:||Bolton, R. (1995). People skills: How to assert yourself, listen to others and resolve conflicts. Brookvale NSW: Simon and Schuster. |
Egan, G. (2007). The Skilled Helper: A Problem Management and Opportunity Development Approach to Helping, 8th Edition. Pacific Grove, California: Brooks/Cole.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||On completion of this subject students, should be able to: |
On completion of this subject students, should be able to:
|Links to further information:||www.edfac.unimelb.edu.au|
|Notes:||This subject cannot be undertaken by students who have completed the PGDES(SW)|
Master of Education (Student Wellbeing) |
Master of Youth Health and Education Management
Postgraduate Diploma in Educational Studies (Generalist)
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