WEL508 Social Policy Reading Subject (8)


This subject will involve in-depth reading and seminars in one of a variety of social welfare and policy areas. Fields in which supervision is currently available include: Rural Social Issues; Child Welfare; Mental Health; Gerentology, Disabilities; Women; Race and Ethnicity; and, Law and Policy.

+ Subject Availability Modes and Location

Session 1
OnlineWagga Wagga Campus
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details: WEL508
Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionHD/FLSchool of Humanities and Social Sciences

Enrolment restrictions

Permission of Course Coordinator, MSocSc (Welfare and Social Policy).

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
Be familiar with the literature in the chosen field of study;
Have developed a scholarly appreciation of specific topics and issues relating to that field;
Have developed higher level analytical and research skills.


The subject will cover the following topics:
Varies, depending on chosen field


The information contained in the 2017 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 25 August 2017. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.