Courses Handbook 2006 - [Archived]

3680 (v.6) Social History 111 - Social Welfare History, Australia and Great Britain


Department of Social Sciences



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 4 Hours Weekly


Study of British and Australian social history as a foundation for the understanding of social policy and the welfare state in contemporary Australia. Evaluation of state provided social welfare and the creation of the welfare state. The historical antecedents of the major debates in contemporary social policy.
** 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:

090515 Welfare Studies

Funding Cluster:

05 - Behavioural Science, Social Studies

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