April 8, 2022
This course includes:
Badge on Completion
Certificate of completion
What do we mean by 'community', 'care' and 'welfare'? In this course, What's in a title: Understanding meanings in community care, you will explore the meanings of these words in their historical and cultural settings.
IntroductionThe course does not discuss these terms exclusively in terms of social work practice so service users, carers, or anyone interested in community care and the ways in which welfare services are provided would find this course useful.
Course learning outcomesAfter studying this course, you should be able to:
- Demonstrate an awareness that the words ‘care’, ‘welfare’ and ‘community’ have a wide range of social, cultural, and historical meanings.
About the instructor
Open University UK