• About social issues relating to the world we live in.
  • To understand the roles and functions of communities and families.
  • The location and functions of some facilities, services, resources, and organisations in the community.
  • How to interact positively within and between communities and families.
  • Explore and research social and community issues.
  • Investigate family and community organisations and interactions.
  • Discuss issues relating to sexual and mental health, housing, media and the environment.
  • Complete a range of practical tasks, discussions and assignments.
  • Engage with the local community (e.g. childcare centres, council, and parks)
  • Enjoys exploring and researching social issues.
  • Wants to know more about how issues impact on themselves, their family and the community.
  • Is enthusiastic about working with community organisations and service providers.

Course Overview

You have

  • No previous experience.

TASC course

You, Your Family and the Community 1

May lead to

  • Further study such as Working with Children 2 and Introduction to Sociology and Psychology 2
  • Careers in a range of service industries.