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Unit of Study SWRK3003 - Social Work Practice V - Policy and Community Activism (2023)

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

examine the contribution of social workers to policy development, advocacy and activism

employ policy concepts and theories to critically analyse contemporary social policy issues impacting on disadvantaged people and communities

devise strategies to foster community activism and advocate for policies that align with social work values and objectives

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