Details for Working In Schools

Quick Info

  • Currently offered by Alphacrucis: Yes
  • Course code: SSE211
  • Credit points: 10


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Awards offering Working In Schools

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Unit Content

Assessment Methods

Minor Essay - 25%

Minor Essay - 25%

School Culture Report - 50%

Prescribed Text

White, R. ed. 2010. Youth Work and Issues, ACYS Publishing Hobart

Sapin Kate. 2009. Essential Skills for Youth Practice, Sage Publications, London

Representative References

Beasley, C. 2010. Gender and Sexuality, Sage, London.

Geldard, G & Geldard, K. 2010. Counselling Adolescents, Sage Publishing , London

Gormally, Sinead and Coburn, A. October 2014. Finding Nexus: Connecting youth work and research practices. British Educational Research Journal, 40(5): 869-885.

Kirsh, S. 2010. Media and Youth, Wiley-Blackwell, UK

Kirsh, S.2010. Media and Youth, Wiley-Blackwell, UK

Martin, E.M.  April 2014. A Team Approach to School Counselling. Alberta Counsellor, 33(1): 33.

McCredie, J. 2011. Making Girls and Boys, University of NSW Press, Ltd, Australia

McLaughlin, C. and Holliday, C. 2014. Therapy with children and young people: Integrative counselling in schools and other settings. London: Sage.

Noone, R. 2015. Opening Hearts and Minds: Reflections on School Chaplaincy. St Lucia: University of Queensland.

Patterson, K. et al., A. 2008. Influencer, McGraw Hill, NY.

Schmidt, J.J. 2014. Counselling in Schools: Comprehensive Programs of Responsive Services for all Students. Pearson.

Straus, B. 2007, Adolescent Girls in Crisis, WW Norton & Company, USA

White, R. ed. 2009. Concepts and Methods of Youth Work, ACYS Publishing Hobart

White, R. ed. 2010. Youth Work and Social Diversity, ACYS Publishing Hobart