SOWK6308 (Core)

Theory and practice of social work - Community development

This course equips students with awareness and understanding on developing a theoretical framework for macro practice. Students develop knowledge and skills for practice in communities, organizations and other social systems; learn how to identify and analyze problems and issues; conduct needs assessments and policy research; plan strategies and skills needed for direct action organizing work including building campaigns, establishing and soliciting community network and resources, planning actions, engaging media.