HSRV301-21S1 (D) Semester One 2021 (Distance)

Change and Human Systems

30 points

Start Date: Monday, 22 February 2021
End Date: Sunday, 27 June 2021
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 7 March 2021
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 14 May 2021


This course uses theory to illuminate the functioning and processes of change within and across family, organisation, community and global systems. In addition to critically examining the relationship between oppression, empowerment and change in human systems, the course broadly considers ethical values and the legal obligations of human service delivery systems.


HSRV204 and any 15 points at 200 level from HSRV or
SOWK, or
any 60 points at 200 level from the Schedule V of the BA.

Timetable 2021

Students must attend one activity from each section.

Tutorial A
Activity Day Time Location Weeks
01 Thursday 17:00 - 18:00 1 Mar - 28 Mar
26 Apr - 30 May

Course Coordinator / Lecturer

Kate van Heugten

Contact Person

Maria-Victoria Perez Y Perez


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Research statement & references 01 Apr 2021 20% Two pages
Literature review 10 May 2021 30% 2000 words
Participation 21 May 2021 5%
Project 14 Jun 2021 45% 3500 words

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $1,570.00

International fee $7,000.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Language, Social and Political Sciences.

All HSRV301 Occurrences

  • HSRV301-21S1 (C) Semester One 2021
  • HSRV301-21S1 (D) Semester One 2021 (Distance)