Course Title: Implement a community development strategy

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5160

Course Title: Implement a community development strategy

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 70.0

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 Studies, Soc Sci & Plng

Face-to-Face or Workplace

Course Contact: Anne Fitzpatrick

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 99254510

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this unit you will develop the skills and knowledge to work with individuals and in the community to facilitate public awareness and resolution of issues, using a community development framework.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CHCCD14B Implement a community development strategy


1. Work with individuals to identify issues
2. Work with individuals and groups to establish cooperative processes
3. Support group processes

Learning Outcomes

Refer to elements.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment will be through a mix of in-class tasks, workplace based projects and a workplace assessment. A workplace assessment appointment will be undertaken once per year with each student to allow students to present and discuss workplace evidence.