This course consists of four units that revolve around creative therapies with individuals who experienced trauma, live in remote communities, or are from other diverse groups. Units include intensives, where you'll attend workshops and complete activities in person, as well as online discussions, videos, and other materials.
A candidate must successfully complete units totalling 40 credit points as detailed below. All units are valued at 10 credit points unless indicated.
Compulsory Core units totalling 40 credit points as per the list of units detailed below:
SWK571 Creative Therapy: Principles and Practices
SWK572 Creative Ways of Working with Children and Young People
SWK573 Creative Ways of Working with Diverse Groups
SWK556 Trauma Informed Practice
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Students who commenced in or after 2013
The grade of "PC" cannot be counted towards a Graduate Diploma AQF Level 8 course award.
Students should refer to the current Grading Policy and Common Course Rules for further information.
Course Changes - 2021
Please note the following course structure changes:
SWK574 Creative Ways of Working with Trauma has been removed and is no longer required.