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Unit of Study HEA10200 - Trans- and Intergenerational Trauma (2016)

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Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

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1 demonstrate an understanding of definitions of inter- and trans-generational trauma
2 demonstrate an understanding of the different traumatic responses of individuals and world populations to natural disasters and human atrocity
3 analyse the child/adult individual and collective experience and response to trauma
4 demonstrate knowledge of the theory of victim/perpetrator/survivor roles in trans-and intergenerational violence/trauma
5 analyse alcohol and other drug use, and issues of suicide and self-harm as a response to trauma
6 describe strategies for healing the effects of inter- and trans-generational trauma
7 assess the support needed in rebuilding a sense of family and community in healing the effects of inter-and trans-generational trauma.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

  1. demonstrate an understanding of definitions of inter- and trans-generational trauma
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  2. demonstrate an understanding of the different traumatic responses of individuals and world populations to natural disasters and human atrocity
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    • GA2:
    • GA7:
  3. analyse the child/adult individual and collective experience and response to trauma
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    • GA2:
    • GA7:
  4. demonstrate knowledge of the theory of victim/perpetrator/survivor roles in trans-and intergenerational violence/trauma
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    • GA2:
    • GA7:
  5. analyse alcohol and other drug use, and issues of suicide and self-harm as a response to trauma
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    • GA2:
    • GA7:
  6. describe strategies for healing the effects of inter- and trans-generational trauma
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    • GA2:
    • GA7:
  7. assess the support needed in rebuilding a sense of family and community in healing the effects of inter-and trans-generational trauma.
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    • GA2:
    • GA7:

Prescribed learning resources

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Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.