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Understanding Domestic and Family Violence - PDC88568

Are you working in, or would like to work in, the human services sector? If so, then it is likely that you have encountered, or will encounter, victims/ survivors, or perpetrators of domestic violence. This micro-credential will give you an understanding of the historical, social, political, and economic contexts of domestic and family violence. This is the first in a series of four micro-credentials that form an evidence based professional development suite for your portfolio. As a micro-credential, this course gives you a certificate of completion and a digital badge to display in your profile or share on social media.

DOMESTICINTERNATIONAL
STUDY MODES

Online

Fee

$45

DURATION

2 hours hours online self-paced learning. Students can access the micro-credential for one year from enrolment.

In this micro-credential, you will learn about the historical, social, political and economic contexts of domestic and family violence. You will be introduced to the dynamics, types, and tactics of domestic and family violence and learn about the effects of domestic and family violence on victims.

This is a non-creditable micro-credential which is awarded a digital badge and Certificate of Completion which can be shared to your social networks and displayed in your professional portfolio.

Our micro-credentials are aligned to the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

What is a Digital Badge?

Micro-credential

Duration:

2 hours hours online self-paced learning.

Students can access the micro-credential for one year from enrolment.

  1. Recognise the historical, social, political and economic contexts of domestic and family violence
  2. Describe the dynamics, types, and tactics of domestic and family violence
  3. Identify the effects of domestic and family violence on victims of domestic and family violence.

 Assessment

Online Quiz 

Award

Digital Badge via Credly

Students can also download a Certificate of Completion, share to social media or add to a professional portfolio. 

Our micro-credentials are available for anyone to access. You do not have to be a CQUniversity student. 

Undertaking this micro-credential enables students to meet their Continuing Professional Development obligations and industry update requirements in their profession. Upon successful completion of the micro-credential, students will be awarded Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours, a non-creditable micro-credential (Digital Badge) and a Certificate of Completion.

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