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Advanced Trauma Perspectives (SCWK90027)

Graduate courseworkPoints: 12.5Online

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Overview

Year of offer2019
Subject levelGraduate coursework
Subject codeSCWK90027
Availability
Term 4 - Online
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

This subject critically examines contemporary trauma theories, including psychodynamic, narrative, and anti-oppressive approaches. It explores their application to working with individuals, families and communities in a variety of practice settings.

Intended learning outcomes

Students who complete this subject will:

  • Demonstrate understanding of contemporary theories of traumatic stress responses
  • Demonstrate an understanding of the skills for working with individuals and families in trauma-informed ways
  • Develop specialised knowledge in the research methodologies in trauma-informed practice
  • Develop expert cognitive skills in the critical analysis of the evidence base and research methods pertaining to trauma-informed practice

Generic skills

  • Develop specialised knowledge in the research methodologies in trauma-informed practice
  • Develop expert cognitive skills in the critical analysis of the evidence base and research methods pertaining to trauma-informed practice

Last updated: 26 February 2019