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Undergraduate | MUR-COD125 | 2024

Introduction to Community Development

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Join the debates about how to approach community development in a modern society. Research Marxist, fascist, feminist and other drastically different ideas about community development. Unpack case studies. Apply an Australian context to your studies.

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Study method
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Start dates
26 Feb 2024,
26 Aug 2024,
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Entry requirements
No ATAR needed,
No prior study
13 weeks

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Introduction to Community Development

About this subject

  • On successful completion of the subject you should be able to:

    1. Enhance your reading skills, including helping you to retain and record key ideas from scholarly articles.
    2. Enhance your written skills, so that you can communicate in a concise fashion what you have learnt and concluded from your research.
    3. Enhance your library skills (broadly defined) by carrying out learning tasks that require the use of the library and interpretation of materials found there.
    4. Enhance your critical and analytical skills by carrying out written work for assessment.

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No entry requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL

This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

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Bachelor of Arts (Community Development)

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