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1297.0 - Australian Standard Research Classification (ASRC), 1998  
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 28/08/1998   
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Classification Structure - Subdivision 750000 - Social Development and Community Services

(See Division 3, Introduction for more information)

GroupClass
      Title

750100
      Work
750101
      Employment
750102
      Changing work patterns
750103
      The professions and professionalisation
750104
      Preserving institutional and organisational histories
750199
      Work not elsewhere classified
750200
      Arts and Leisure
750201
      The performing arts (incl. music, theatre and dance)
750202
      The creative arts
750203
      Organised sports
750204
      Recreation
750299
      Arts and leisure not elsewhere classified
750300
      Community Service (Excl. Work)
750301
      The distribution of wealth
750302
      Class
750303
      Gender
750304
      The aged
750305
      Ability and disability
750306
      Ethnicity and multiculturalism
750307
      Families
750308
      National identity
750309
      Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander development and welfare
750310
      Carers development and welfare (i.e. carers for the aged, disabled)
750311
      Migrant development and welfare
750312
      Youth/child development and welfare
750399
      Community services not elsewhere classified
750400
      Religion and Ethics
750401
      Religion and society
750402
      Religious structures and rituals
750403
      Bioethics
750404
      Social ethics
750405
      Environmental ethics
750406
      Business ethics
750499
      Religion and ethics not elsewhere classified
750500
      Justice and the Law
750501
      Ownership of the land
750502
      Consumer affairs
750503
      Understanding legal processes
750504
      Law enforcement
750505
      Correctional services
750599
      Justice and the law not elsewhere classified
750600
      Government and Politics
750601
      Understanding political systems
750602
      Understanding electoral systems
750603
      Federalism in Australia
750604
      Civics and citizenship
750605
      Public services management
750699
      Government and politics not elsewhere classified
750700
      International Relations
750701
      Understanding international relations
750702
      Understanding other countries
750703
      International organisations
750704
      International aid
750799
      International relations not elsewhere classified
750800
      Heritage
750801
      Preserving the built environment
750802
      Preserving movable cultural heritage
750803
      Urban planning
750804
      Regional planning
750805
      Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage
750899
      Heritage not elsewhere classified
750900
      Understanding Past Societies
750901
      Understanding Australia's past
750902
      Understanding the pasts of other societies
751000
      Communication
751001
      Languages and literature
751002
      Languages and literacy
751003
      Visual communication
751004
      The media
751005
      Communication across languages and cultures
751006
      Managing collections
751099
      Communication not elsewhere classified
759900
      Other Social Development and Community Services
759999
      Other social development and community services

Definitions

Subdivision 750000 - Social Development and Community Services, covers R&D directed towards community and social services (incl. welfare) to individuals or community groups (e.g. disabled, unemployed) and towards social justice and general equity.

This subdivision includes R&D directed towards arts and leisure, justice and the law, government and politics, international relations, heritage, communication, religion and the understanding of past societies and ethical issues relating to social development. This subdivision has eleven groups:

    750100 - Work
    750200 - Arts and Leisure
    750300 - Community Service (Excl. Work)
    750400 - Religion and Ethics
    750500 - Justice and the Law
    750600 - Government and Politics
    750700 - International Relations
    750800 - Heritage
    750900 - Understanding Past Societies
    751000 - Communication
    759900 - Other Social Development and Community Services

    Exclusions:


      R&D directed towards:

      (a) recreational services mainly of a commercial nature (e.g. casino, cinema) is included in Subdivision 710000 Commercial Services and Tourism, Class 710601 Recreational services; and

      (b) the provision of community health services and their associated support services is included in the appropriate groups in Subdivision 730000 Health.

      Group 750100 - Work

      This group covers R&D directed towards aspects of work, such as employment, work patterns, the professions and preserving institutional and organisational histories. This group has five classes:


        750101 - Employment
        750102 - Changing work patterns
        750103 - The professions and professionalisation
        750104 - Preserving institutional and organisational histories
        750199 - Work not elsewhere classified

        Exclusions:


          R&D directed towards:

          (a) industrial relations is included in Group 720400 Management and Productivity Issues, Class 720402 Industrial relations; and

          (b) occupational health is included in Group 730200 Public Health, Class 730208 Occupational health (excl. economic development aspects).
      Group 750200 - Arts and Leisure

      This group covers R&D directed towards the arts and related cultural activities. It includes R&D directed towards:

          • sport and physical endeavour or other recreation activities not elsewhere classified;
          • visual arts, painting, sculpture, dance, drama, the performing arts and music;
          • music and theatre production, sound recording and the provision of services to the arts;
          • the operation of race tracks, sport grounds and facilities and the provision of services to sport (incl. sporting clubs); and
          • the operation of parks, botanical and zoological gardens.

      This group has five classes:

        750201 - The performing arts (incl. music, theatre and dance)
        750202 - The creative arts
        750203 - Organised sport
        750204 - Recreation
        750299 - Arts and leisure not elsewhere classified

        Exclusions:


          R&D directed towards:

          (a) museums and art galleries is included in Group 700200 Other Information Services;

          (b) cinemas or motion picture exhibition is included in Group 710600 Other Commercial Services, Class 710601 Recreational Services; and

          (c) motion picture (incl. video) production and distribution is included in Group 710600 Other Commercial Services, Class 710699 Commercial Services not elsewhere classified.
      Group 750300 - Community Service (Excl. Work)

      This group covers R&D directed towards the provision or delivery of community and welfare services to individuals or to defined community groups such as the disabled, aged persons and single parents. This group has thirteen classes:


        750301 - The distribution of wealth
        750302 - Class
        750303 - Gender
        750304 - The aged
        750305 - Ability and disability
        750306 - Ethnicity and multiculturalism
        750307 - Families
        750308 - National identity
        750309 - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander development and welfare
        750310 - Carers development and welfare (i.e. carers for the aged, disabled)
        750311 - Migrant development and welfare
        750312 - Youth/child development and welfare
        750399 - Community service not elsewhere classified

        Exclusions:


          R&D directed towards community health education is included in Group 730300 Health and Support Services.
      Group 750400 - Religion and Ethics

      This group covers R&D directed towards the understanding and analyses of religion and ethical issues of concern to social, scientific or technological development, the application of ethical or moral theory to such issues and the development of codes of behaviour or standards of practice for businesses, professions and trades. It includes R&D in bioethics or biomedical ethics and environmental ethics. This group has seven classes:


        750401 - Religion and society
        750402 - Religious structures and rituals
        750403 - Bioethics
        750404 - Social ethics
        750405 - Environmental ethics
        750406 - Business ethics
        750499 - Religion and ethics not elsewhere classified

        Exclusions:


          R&D directed towards ethics, moral theory or theories of no immediate value to social, scientific or technological development is included in Subdivision 780000 Non-Oriented research, Class 780112 Philosophy and religion.
      Group 750500 - Justice and the Law

      This group covers R&D directed towards justice and the law. It includes R&D in land ownership, consumer affairs, legal processes, law enforcement and correctional services. This group has six classes:


        750501 - Ownership of the land
        750502 - Consumer affairs
        750503 - Understanding legal processes
        750504 - Law enforcement
        750505 - Correctional services
        750599 - Justice and the law not elsewhere classified
      Group 750600 - Government and Politics

      This group covers R&D directed towards the understanding and analyses of government and politics. It includes R&D directed towards the understanding of electoral systems, civics and citizenship and public services management. This group has six classes:


        750601 - Understanding political systems
        750602 - Understanding electoral systems
        750603 - Federalism in Australia
        750604 - Civics and citizenship
        750605 - Public services management
        750699 - Government and politics not elsewhere classified
      Group 750700 - International Relations

      This group covers R&D directed towards improving international relations. This group has five classes:


        750701 - Understanding international relations
        750702 - Understanding other countries
        750703 - International organisations
        750704 - International aid
        750799 - International relations not elsewhere classified

        Exclusions:


          R&D directed towards:

          (a) international trade or international economic relations is included in Group 720300 International Trade Issues; and

          (b) international environmental protection issues is included in the appropriate groups in Subdivision 760000 Environmental Policy Frameworks and Other Aspects.
      Group 750800 - Heritage

      This group covers R&D directed towards heritage issues, such as preservation and urban and regional planning. This group has six classes:


        750801 - Preserving the built environment
        750802 - Preserving movable cultural heritage
        750803 - Urban planning
        750804 - Regional planning
        750805 - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage
        750899 - Heritage not elsewhere classified
      Group 750900 - Understanding Past Societies

      This group covers R&D directed towards the understanding of past societies. This group has two classes:


        750901 - Understanding Australia's past
        750902 - Understanding the pasts of other societies
      Group 751000 - Communication

      This group covers R&D directed towards improving communication. This group has seven classes:


        751001 - Languages and literature
        751002 - Languages and literacy
        751003 - Visual communication
        751004 - The media
        751005 - Communication across languages and culture
        751006 - Managing collections
        751099 - Communication not elsewhere classified
      Group 759900 - Other Social Development and Community Services

      This group covers R&D directed towards social development and community services which are not elsewhere classified. It has the one Class:


        759999 - Other social development and community services





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