Comparative Social Policy Development and Leadership module (SW52009)

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You will explore the development and implementation of policy relevant to social work and social services.  You will consider the role of the social work profession and the leadership responsibilities of social workers in the critical development of and delivery of social policy. The module encourages critical reflection on discriminatory and oppressive systems, policies, and practice cultures and considers the role of social work and social services in the context of global challenges such as war, climate change, public emergencies and forced migration. A comparative analysis of social policy development across different contexts. The content of this module complements other modules by including comparative analysis of social policy development in different contexts and considering the relevance of global influences for local policy.


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