Course Title: Develop an understanding of child inclusive practice

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C0045

Course Title: Develop an understanding of child inclusive practice

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 30.0

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




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


365T Global, Urban & Social Studies


Term1 2014,
Term1 2015,
Term2 2014

Course Contact: Bronwyn Tanti

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 9079

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to become familiar with models of child inclusive work, and specifically to facilitate parents to participate in a child inclusive counselling or dispute resolution process. Working within a child inclusive framework is an accepted standard of practice in the context of family relationship work and family law legislation.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Not applicable.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CHCFAM801B Develop an understanding of child inclusive practice


1.Assess appropriateness of the case for a child inclusive approach

2.Engage parents in the approach, with appropriate contracting

3.Facilitate the child inclusive process and feedback

4.Integrate the children's needs and views into the ongoing counselling or dispute resolution process

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 for this course is based on written case study identifying the situation and presenting issues of a client you are currently working or have worked with.