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

    About this paper

    Paper title Care and Protection
    Subject Social Work
    EFTS 0.1667
    Points 20 points
    Teaching period Not offered in 2024, expected to be offered in 2025 (Distance learning)
    Domestic Tuition Fees ( NZD ) $1,482.46
    International Tuition Fees Tuition Fees for international students are elsewhere on this website.
    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


    All readings are supplied online

    Graduate Attributes Emphasised
    Communication, Critical thinking, Cultural understanding.
    View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
    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.


    Not offered in 2024, expected to be offered in 2025

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