Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2010.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2010:August, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 hrs: 6 x 4 hrs symposia |
Total Time Commitment: 120 hours
|Corequisites:|| None |
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|Core Participation Requirements:||-|
CoordinatorMs Angela Clarke, Ms Viki Briggs
Centre for Health and Society
Academic Programs Office
Melbourne School of Population Health
Tel: +61 3 8344 9339
Fax: +61 3 8344 0824
|Subject Overview:||This subject will provide students with theoretical frameworks to consider the range of differing understanding of the term ‘community’ and the notion of community development. Perspectives addressed will include, but may not be exclusive to: Indigenous community development, international community development, historical approaches to community development, and current government strategies to include community development in policy. Upon completion of the subject, students should be able to apply community development processes and principles to an area of their particular interest or relevance.|
|Objectives:||At the completion of this subject, students should be able to demonstrate the ability to: |
|Prescribed Texts:||Students will have access to electronic copies of relevant readings.|
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
|Generic Skills:||Upon completion of this subject a student should have: |
Master of Health Social Sciences |
Postgraduate Diploma in Health Social Sciences
Social Health |
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