EDUC6084

Com. Service Provision for People with Disability

10 Units

This subject has two aims. First, to examine contemporary community support services for individuals with a disability. Examples of these services include employment, recreation, accommodation and education services. Second, to develop an understanding of strategies of support and service models designed to facilitate the inclusion of people with a disability into the community.

Faculty Faculty of Education and Arts
School School of Education
Availability Semester 1 - 2014 (WebLearn GradSchool)
Semester 1 - 2015 (WebLearn GradSchool)

Previously offered in 2015

Objectives
  1. Develop an awareness of contemporary issues in specific community services.
  2. Develop critical analysis skills.
Content
  1. Introduction
  2. Employment services
  3. Accommodation services
  4. Leisure and Recreation services
  5. Advocacy and self-advocacy services
  6. Founding models
Replacing Course(s) nil
Transition nil
Industrial Experience 0
Assumed Knowledge Nil
Modes of Delivery External Mode
Teaching Methods Self Directed Learning
Assessment Items
  • Essays / Written Assignments - 1. Critical reflection on personal learning goals (20%, week 7). Identify and reflect on learning goals throughout the subject. 2. Literature review (40%, week 10). Critical review of the recordings from two of the subjects topics. 3. Critical analysis of one community service area (40%, week 14). Read widely, outside of the provided material, to review the literature on one community service area.
Contact Hours
  • Self Directed Learning: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Compulsory Components None listed
Course Materials None listed
Timetable 2015 Course Timetables for EDUC6084

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