Practice Learning 2A - Departmental permission is required for this unit (SCWK5005)
UNIT OF STUDY
This is the first part of a field education practicum of 80 days. Field Education is a core component in all social work degree programs. The 80 days of second placement comprising SCWK5005 Practice Learning 2A and SCWK5006 Practice Learning 2B and the seminars provide a forum in which to explore issues concerning the theory/practice relationship, the development of advanced social work practice knowledge, skills and values as well as opportunities for support and consultation with other students and Faculty staff.
Further unit of study information
6x3-hr seminars, eLearning online discussions, 80 days agency based field placement
This unit is jointly assessed with SCWK5006. 1500wd learning contract (25%) and group presentation (20%) and 1500wd mid placement report (25%) and 1000wd final placement report (30%) and 80 days placement (pass/fail)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
SCWK5010 and SCWK5004 and 12 additional credit points
Study this unit outside a degree
If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.
If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.