This unit builds upon the foundations created in Social and Community Services 1 in order to further explore the contextual, philosophical and practical concerns of contemporary social services that are being delivered by Christian faith-based agencies. There is a particular focus on management functions including program planning, service delivery and community development frameworks.
Describe and critique the key principles underpinning community development approaches.
Evaluate the capacity for community development programs to impact structural disadvantage.
Analyse the role of capacity building within community development programs.
Demonstrate a clear understanding of program planning, management and evaluation as they relate to the provision of social and community services.
Critically analyse the key features for effective community engagement processes for Christian faith-based agencies.
Discuss challenges to theological and ethical understanding that may emerge from community engagement
DA9193B Social and Community Services 1 or equivalent
Lectures, tutorials, online videos, online meetings, class discussions, discussion boards
|Tutorial Paper/Seminar Paper||
2,500 word Tutorial paper and presentation outlining a community development approach to a current social issue
4,500 word essay – Develop a community engagement project plan
Unit approved for the University of Divinity by John Capper on 25 Jul, 2019
Unit Record last updated: 2019-11-07 12:03:13 +1100