- Code: SSSW.5113
- 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;|
The aim of this course is to introduce students to the core concepts within the field of psychology. Students will be able to identify and describe a range of psychological concepts that underpin social work theory and practice.
On successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Explain key psychological theories, theorists including Māori perspectives of psychology and analyse the relationship between psychology and social work.
- Apply learning to case studies/events within Aotearoa that relate to psychology.
- Analyse the factors that influence individual and group behaviours in relation to culture and diversity.
- Outline the key perspectives of liberation and well-being through psychology and psychological research.
*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