foundational knowledge

Assessment 1: Written Response to Question (10%)
Due Date: Week 3
Words count: 700 – 800 words
This assessment is designed to help you develop the foundational knowledge of group
work in a community services setting.
Refer to the discussion of these theories in the textbooks (ebook available
through moodle library site) and in the unit readings.
Students are to use APA 7 referencing and presentation of the essay must
comply with College formatting requirements.
Do NOT utilise sources such as www.tutor2u.com and other such web
materials as these in no way constitute academic references for the purpose of
your assignments. If you rely on such sources for theoretical support, you will
be deemed NOT to have met the requirements of the assessment.

Assessment Written Response to Question Unit
Learning
Outcome
Format This assessment requires that students write a 700 – 800 word
essay based on group work theory from the text book.
This is a formative assessment that serves as a preparatory guide
to the learning that students are expected to acquire.
Response Discussion of group work theories including stages of groups. 1
2
Generic skills
assessed
Information literacy, comprehension.

Choose a Community Service agency from your own state.
Describe the use of Tuckman’s model of Group work in relation to this agency
.