|1.||Examine adolescent welfare within the context of adolescent physical development;|
|2.||Articulate the social construction of current transition patterns from childhood to adulthood;|
|3.||Discuss adolescent welfare in relation to experimentation and risk taking as young men and women develop their identities and personalities based on their own judgements, and the judgment of others;|
|4.||Determine current adolescent welfare issues including drugs and alcohol, anxiety and depression, peers and family relationships, social inclusion and capital and its impact on an individual's welfare; and|
|5.||Investigate current policy and practices of adolescent welfare programs offered in Victoria.|
|Other||A reflection demonstrating an understanding of adolescence. (600 words)||20%|
|Presentation||Presentation regarding an adolescent health issue (15 mins)||30%|
|Report||A report that links an adolescent health issue to (800 words) appropriate adolescent programs.||30%|
Essential Skills for Youth Work Practice 2nd
Sapin, K (2013),
London: Sage Publications
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