Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:May, Parkville - Taught on campus.
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|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 24 hours of lectures/seminars/workshops. |
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In addition to face-to-face teaching time of 24 hours, students should expect to undertake a minimum of 120 hours research, reading, writing and general study to complete this subject successfully.
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For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
CoordinatorProf Paul Smyth
School of Melbourne Custom Programs
Level 3, 442 Auburn Rd
Hawthorn VIC 3122
Phone: 9810 3245
The subject engages with contemporary policy and research practice in the area of social inclusion, in Australian and international contexts. It focuses on key analytical and practical challenges relating to the development, implementation and assessment of policies, programs and practice within a social inclusion framework. The subject also examines new theoretical contexts linked to social inclusion which are informing current organisational changes and approaches to program development and practice. By taking this subject, students will develop a critically informed understanding of social inclusion policy and practice with relevance to a broad range of organisational and research contexts.
• Provide an understanding of policy and practice issues and approaches in the context of social exclusion and inclusion
• One research essay of 1000 words, on a question as guided by the subject co-ordinator, due 2 weeks after the delivery of the subject. (20% total weighting for assessed students)
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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On completion of the subject, students will be expected to be able to demonstrate the following generic skills:
|Links to further information:||http://www.mccp.unimelb.edu.au/courses/award-courses/specialist-certificate/specialist_certificate_in_social_policy_social_inclusion|
Master of Public Policy and Management (Coursework) |
Master of Social Policy
Specialist Certificate in Social Policy (Social Inclusion)
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