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SOWK404 Care and Protection

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The development of specialist knowledge and skills in relation to care and protection of vulnerable children, young people and adults.

Paper title Care and Protection
Paper code SOWK404
Subject Social Work
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period Not offered in 2021, expected to be offered in 2024 (Distance learning)
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,380.11
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $4,801.79

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SOWK 504
Limited to
BSW, MSCW (Applied)
May not be credited with SOWK411 or SOWX411 completed in 2013 or with SOWK410 completed in 2015 or 2017.
Teaching staff

Associate Professor Nicola Atwool


To be advised

Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding.
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Learning Outcomes

The development of in-depth knowledge and enhanced skills in relation to the care and protection of vulnerable children and adults, with critical reflection on practice experience.

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Not offered in 2021, expected to be offered in 2024

Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system