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Group Work (6853.6)

Level: Level 2 - Undergraduate Intermediate Unit
Credit Points: 3
HECS Bands: 1
Faculty: Faculty of Health
Discipline: Discipline of Counselling


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This subject will introduce students to the uses and purposes of groups in community settings and develop in students an understanding of different types of groups and their functions. Learning will include the dynamics and processes of group membership, group leadership and decision making in groups. Groups with an educational, therapeutic, mediation, dispute resolution or support focus will be explored.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:

1. Analyse the uses of groups in community settings;

2. Discuss the basic procedures for setting up groups in a variety of contexts; abd

3. Demonstrate informed group leader and member skills.

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Contact Hours

1 x 1 hour lecture and 1 x 2 hour tutorial.


Counselling Communication or permission of the subject convener.

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