Courses Handbook 2006 - [Archived]

309058 (v.1) SW 486 - Rethinking Young People and The Social


Department of Social Work and Social Policy



Contact Hours:

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1 x 1 Hours Weekly


1 x 1 Hours Weekly


2804 (v.8) Research Inquiry 304 or any previous version
3677 (v.10) SW 322 - Community Social Work or any previous version


Explores constructions of young people within 20th century Australia, and how such representations became embodied within discourses of youth welfare. Issues of gender, sexuality, cultural heritage, class and disabilities will be explored in relation to cultural production and the creation of youth subjectivites. Ideas for working creatively with young people in the social domain are also explored.
** To ensure that the most up-to-date information about unit references, texts and outcomes appears, they will be provided in your unit outline prior to commencement. **

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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