This unit of study introduces students to key dimensions of human service organisations. A range of theoretical models from different disciplinary perspectives are presented and critically examined from the viewpoints of key stakeholders including workers, service users, managers, funding bodies and policy makers. A focus on the organisational context of professional practice in the human services contributes to students' preparation for their future inter-professional practice.
On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
Relevant articles will also be made available to students via VU Collaborate.
This unit is studied as part of the following course(s):