Please note this module descriptor is indicative of the structure of this course and may be subject to change.
This module will enable students to understand the contemporary Social Care landscape and explore the core values and ethical issues that underpin and influence approaches to care and that they way in which they are organized. In addition to exploring an historical grounding in the organization and structure of services, it will explore and interrogate the ideas and attitudes behind key policy developments in Social Care, such as personalization, consumerization and the nature of the residual Social Care services for those unable to pay or who are now deemed as not requiring assistance.
This module will cover the following:
On completion of the module students will be able to :
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