- Code: SSSW.5111
- Fee: $716*
- Level: 5
- Credits: 15
- EFTS: 0.125
- Subject: Social Work
|Time in class||75 (approximate total hours)|
|Offered (indicative)||Semester 2|
|Related programmes||Bachelor of Social Work;|
This is an introduction to human development theories and concepts across the lifespan which underpin social work processes. Students will be able to discuss human development from a cultural perspective and Aotearoa New Zealand view point.
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Explore human development theories across the lifespan.
- Discuss the developmental tasks and crises that are experienced by individuals, families and communities from a lifespan approach.
- Investigate the relationship of human development to the social work practice context, both globally and within Aotearoa New Zealand.
*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.
*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016
Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017