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.


Session 1 (30)
Wagga 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

Grading System



One session


School 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.


This subject will cover the following topics:

Varies, depending on chosen field


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Current students

Future students

The information contained in the CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: May 2019. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.