Course Title: Analyse impacts of sociological factors on clients in community work and services

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5345 Diploma of Community Services (Case Management)

Course Title: Analyse impacts of sociological factors on clients in community work and services

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 100

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

HUSO5213C

City Campus

TAFE

365T Global, Urban and Social Studies

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Term1 2017

Course Contact: Bronwyn Tanti

Course Contact Phone: 9925 9079

Course Contact Email: bronwyn.tanti@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to function independently and to plan and undertake community work and associated services.

The unit describes the application of knowledge of the broad social and cultural context in which work is planned and implemented in the community services industry.

This unit applies to workers who seek to better understand their client groups and issues that impact on the lives of their clients and hence on their delivery of services.

 

This course is delivered and assessed in a cluster with:-

  • CHCPRP003 Reflect on and improve own professional practice  

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CHCDEV002 Analyse impacts of sociological factors on clients in community work and services

Elements:

1. Identify social and cultural issues impacting on clients in Australian society

2. Analyse impacts of social and cultural factors on clients

3. Monitor impact of social and cultural factors on community work and services provided to clients


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate competency in the above elements.


Overview of Assessment

 

Assessment Task 1: Online quizzes

Assessment Task 2: In class activities

Assessment Task 3: Group assignments