HSRV202-23S1 (D) Semester One 2023 (Distance)

Human Behaviour and Human Systems

15 points

Start Date: Monday, 20 February 2023
End Date: Sunday, 25 June 2023
Withdrawal Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty (full fee refund): Sunday, 5 March 2023
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Sunday, 14 May 2023


This course examines the applications to human services of primary knowledge about human functioning and social behaviours, drawing on contemporary theories of psychosocial processes. The course explores selected developmental and external challenges facing children and families in New Zealand. The focus of the course is on usual developmental processes and the interface between individual and societal expectations, and implications for social service delivery.


15 points at 100 level in HSRV AND 15 points from either Schedule V to the BA, Schedule C to the BSW(Hons), Schedules C or E to the BCJ; OR 60 points from the BA, BSW(Hons) or BCJ.


Equivalent Courses

Course Coordinator

Kate van Heugten


Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Essay 27 Mar 2023 35% 2,000 words
Reflexive Learning assignment 19 May 2023 25% 1,500 words
Open Book test 40% During Exam Period

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $821.00

International fee $3,750.00

* All fees are inclusive of NZ GST or any equivalent overseas tax, and do not include any programme level discount or additional course-related expenses.

For further information see Language, Social and Political Sciences .

All HSRV202 Occurrences

  • HSRV202-23S1 (C) Semester One 2023
  • HSRV202-23S1 (D) Semester One 2023 (Distance)