Q1. Critically examine issues of social justice in Ireland and analysis how these impact you as practitioners and the social contexts that contribute to the vulnerability of your clients.
Q2. Critically and analyze reports and demonstrate an evidence-informed approach to understand the wider life circumstances of social care clients
Q3. Use social theory to understand the wider sociological contributors to disadvantage, stigma, social exclusion and vulnerability
Q4. Evaluate current social and political events using theoretical constructs of power
Key themes for a term – challenges for social justice in social care practice:
- Vulnerable identities
- The intersection of class, power, gender, race, sexuality, ethnicity
- Transformative and critical social care practice