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Stories of Doing Community Work

Undergraduate | MUR-COD201 | 2024

Assemble a more complete view of the areas of practice that make up community development. Digest practical examples of community projects. Grasp the role community development plays in social work, remote area education, aid work and government.

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18 Aug 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks
Start dates
26 Aug 2024

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Stories of Doing Community Work

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will:

    1. discuss the range of contextual factors that shape different forms of community work.
    2. examine the use of story in specific community development sites and with specific target groups
    3. evaluate the role of story in community development practice
    4. research and communicate the findings of your research for a rage of purposes
    5. apply ideas about story in community development for the purpose of seeking project funding.

Entry requirements

Equivalent subjects

You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:

  • MUR-COD235A (Not currently available)

  • MUR-COD235 (Not currently available)


Students must have completed 18 credit points (6 OUA subjects) at Level 1 before enrolling in this subject.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

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

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Bachelor of Arts (Community Development)

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