Courses Handbook 2006 - [Archived]

306356 (v.1) Social Work 663 - Advanced Mediation Practice


Department of Social Work and Social Policy



Contact Hours:

** The tuition pattern below provides details of the types of classes and their duration. This is to be used as a guide only. For more precise information please check your unit outline. **


1 x 3 Hours Weekly


Provides graduate practitioners with advanced skills and theory development in the field of workplace downsizing, management duty of care, work time flexibility and employment restructuring of welfare agencies. In recent years, the corporate and commercial nature of social work organisations has tested the communication ability of managers to work cooperatively with other professional staff. A number of current approaches in mediation around the use of risk management, quality work improvement, governance and executive coaching techniques have provided a medium for exploring new approaches in team work and leadership collaboration. An exploration of such dimensions and the skills and theory needed to facilitate mediation methodology in the corporate welfare environment.
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Field of Education:

090501 Social Work

Funding Cluster:

05 - Behavioural Science, Social Studies

SOLT (Online) Definitions*:

Not Online
*Extent to which this unit or thesis utilises online information

Result Type:



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