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Unit of Study SOC10274 - Non-Standard Lives: Work and Family in Australia (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:

GA1: Intellectual rigour, GA2: Creativity, GA3: Ethical practice, GA4: Knowledge of a discipline, GA5: Lifelong learning, GA6: Communication and social skills, GA7: Cultural competence
GA1 GA2 GA3 GA4 GA5 GA6 GA7
1 demonstrate an understanding of work in its societal dimensions
2 analyse the changing nature and role of the family
3 display an awareness of the ways in which family and work impact upon each other
4 critically explore work/family issues from varying theoretical standpoints.

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

  1. demonstrate an understanding of work in its societal dimensions
    • GA1:
  2. analyse the changing nature and role of the family
    • GA7:
  3. display an awareness of the ways in which family and work impact upon each other
    • GA4:
  4. critically explore work/family issues from varying theoretical standpoints.
    • GA4:

Prescribed learning resources

Prescribed Texts
  • No prescribed texts.

Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.