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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2009:Semester 2, - Taught on campus.
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|Contact Hours: 36 hours
Total Time Commitment: Not available
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|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
CoordinatorMs Elizabeth Freeman
|This subject explores responses to trauma and grief across the life cycle particularly focusing on children and adolescents. Historical and theoretical frameworks and approaches to understanding and managing grief, bereavement and trauma at the individual and organizational level are presented. The subject examines the effectiveness and appropriateness and potential interventions by schools to support children and young people experiencing grief and/or trauma. The areas of emergency management, suicide prevention and intervention, grief and disability and cross-cultural issues in grieving are also included.
|Information not available
|A 6,000-word assignment or equivalent projects (75 per cent) and a research paper of 2,000 words (25 per cent).
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
|Links to further information:
Doctor Of Education
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Master of Education (Stream 100B)Coursework
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Master of Education (Stream 150A) Coursework and Thesis A
Master of Education (Stream 150B) Coursework
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