Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2016.
|Dates & Locations:|| |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2016:November, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: Contact Hours: 25 hours, comprising seminars, smaller group workshops, and excursions, delivered as an intensive over the period of one week (Off Campus) |
Total Time Commitment:
170 hours in total
An application process applies.
Students who wish to undertake this subject can visit http://arts.unimelb.edu.au/graduate-studies/coursework/planning/overseas-intensive-subjects for further information.
Please contact the Faculty of Arts at email@example.com for further information.
|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 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.The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorAssoc Prof John Francis Murphy, Dr Irma Mooi-Reci
Professor John Murphy: firstname.lastname@example.org
Dr. Irma Mooi-Reci: email@example.com
This subject uses a comparative approach to analyse key areas of contemporary social policy, with a focus on the reform strategies that emerged over the 1990s. The subject examines the different social policy responses that have characterised these strategies, and considers ways of evaluating policy models in key areas. It engages with social policy in Australia, Europe and North America, emerging social policy in Asia, as well as with the increasing role of international organizations. The subject focuses on key policy areas, drawn from family policy, health policy, employment policy, ageing and urban policies. Elements of the subject will be presented in conjunction with Gadjah Mada Universitas in Indonesia.
On successful completion of this subjects student should:
Hurdle requirement: As this is an Intensively-taught subject, Lecture/Seminar attendance is compulsory for all classes. All pieces of written work must be submitted to pass this subject.
A subject reader will be available.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On successful completion of this subject students should:
100 Point Master of Social Policy |
150 Point Master of Social Policy
200 Point Master of Social Policy
Graduate Certificate in Arts (Advanced) - Sociology
Graduate Diploma in Arts (Advanced) - Public Policy and Management
Graduate Diploma of Arts (Advanced) - Sociology
PD-ARTS Public Policy and Management
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