OverviewNelson Community and Family Studies: Preliminary and HSC is a comprehensive resource for Community and Family Studies teachers and students. It provides a concise and thorough basis for study and review of all components of the Preliminary and HSC course. Each topic area is supported with current research articles, engaging case studies and activities to help reinforce major syllabus outcomes. The text demonstrates the interrelationships between each topic area. Detailed explanations and information allow students to complete each topic independently, making this new textbook an essential tool for all students studying CAFS. This methodical approach also allows for teachers to quickly locate information and relevant examples to effectively teach the course. This resource will be a valuable time saver for teachers, and a text which the students can use with confidence and enjoyment.