Field Education 1 (SCWK3005)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit is a compulsory, full time field education practicum of 60 days. In negotiation with the field educator, students produce a learning plan that sets out what they expect to learn, how this learning will happen and how, with their field educator, they will monitor and evaluate their learning. In addition, students attend fortnightly placement classes and peer support and accountability groups. These provide a forum in which to explore issues concerning the integration of practice and theory, as well as opportunities for support and consultation with other students and social work staff. Written assignments and oral presentations allow students to demonstrate their placement learning.
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Further unit of study information
7x2-hr fortnightly tutorials, 60 days practicum
learning portfolio (60%) and small group activity (20%) and essay (20%) and 60 day placement (pass/fail)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
SCWK3006, SCWK3007, SCWK3008
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