Textbook = GENERALIST PRACTICE WITH ORGANIZATIONS AND COMMUNITIES, 7th Edition. By Karen K. Kirst-Ashman, Grafton H. Hull Jr. Link: https://sg1lib.org/dl/5005562/804703
Provide three (3) reasons, with appropriate examples, to appraise why
community work is still crucial in Singapore.
Examine two (2) of Gamble & Weil’s community organising models that are
relevant to community work in Singapore.
Discuss how social workers uphold the principles of human rights and social
justice in their micro, messo and macro practice. Illustrate your discussion with
a case example that describes the inter-relationship of these three practices.
Analyse the different advocacy strategies which social workers could use to
ameliorate adverse environmental conditions.
Appraise three (3) ethical dilemmas in macro context that social workers in their
role as manager could face in their practice.
Analyse how Dolgoff, Loewenberg and Harrington’s Ethical Principle Screen
could be used for one of the dilemmas stated above.
Discuss how social media could be an asset to social service organisation having
Analyse the ethical issues that could arise when engaging the media to forward
your organisation’s cause?
Describe the four (4) systems within the macro environment that social workers
need to engage when advocating for social change.
Discuss, each with an example, how sensitivities to ethnicity, gender and
language is also important when working for social change.