Field education placement dates
Bachelor of Social Work
In the four-year, undergraduate Bachelor of Social Work program, students undertake two field placements, the first of which,
for students who are full time, occurs in Semester Two of Year 3.
- First placement – Field Education 1 (SCWK3005)
60 days, (Tuesday 4 August 2015 – Friday 13 November 2015) in Year 3.
Compulsory preplacement seminar Monday 3 August 2015, 9am–4pm.
- Second placement – Field Education 2A (SCWK4005) and 2B (SCWK4006)
80 days, (Tuesday 31 March 2015 – Monday 3 August 2015) in Year 4.
Compulsory preplacement seminar Monday 30 March 2015, 9am–3pm.
Master of Social Work (Qualifying)
In the two-year, graduate-entry Master of Social Work (Qualifying) program, students undertake two field placements:
- First placement – Practice Learning 1 (SCWK5004)
60 days (August to November).
Compulsory preplacement seminar Monday 3 August 2015, 9am–noon.
- Second placement – Practice Learning 2A (SCWK5005) and 2B (SCWK5006)
80 days (timing must be negotiated with the Field Education 2 Coordinator).
Compulsory preplacement seminar Monday 9 March 2015, 9am–noon.