ANZSWWER  2017 Symposium

‘Challenging Dominant Discourses’

ANZSWWER 2017 Save the Date Poster

Date: 7-8 September 2017

Venue: The University of Auckland, Epsom Campus, New Zealand

Epsom Campus Map

The 2017 ANZSWWER symposium will be hosted for the first time in New Zealand.

This is an exciting opportunity for consolidating trans-Tasman exchanges of ideas, issues, research and common challenges.

We have included downloadable versions of both the Programme and Book of Abstracts to get you inspired and start your planning for the days ahead. A hard copy of the Programme will be available upon registration.


Read all the #ANZSWWER2017 Twitter posts including some great photos and quotes HERE.


Field Educators Networking Day

Date: 6 September 2017

Venue: The University of Auckland,  Epsom Campus, New Zealand

We are excited and looking forward to hosting you on Wednesday next week and for us all to be sharing a stimulating and enjoyable learning exchange.

Please find attached Programme for the day – we will have a hard copy available upon registration.

Ahua pai, kind regards Cherie, Jenny, Kath and Bree (Local Organising Committee)



The 2017 Symposium Themes


Theme 1 Working and educating in the context of neo-liberalism


Theme 2 Innovations in practice


Theme 3 Bicultural rangahau (research), education and practice


Theme 4 Working and educating across difference and diversity


Theme 5 Pedagogies in education and practice


Theme 6 Research for change


Theme 7 Environmental social work and sustainability education and practice