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Practice Learning 1 - SCWK5004

Year - 2018

Field education is a core component in all social work degree programs. The 60 days of this first placement and the fortnightly seminars provide a forum in which to explore issues concerning the theory/practice relationship, the development of core social work practice knowledge, skills and values as well as opportunities for support and consultation with other students and Faculty staff. The written assignments comprise the placement portfolio.

Classes
1x6 hr pre-placement seminar, 6x2-hr seminars fortnightly, 60 days agency field based placement

Assessment
Seminar presentation, 1x1500-word learning plan, 1x1500-word mid placement report , 1x1000 word end of placement report and 60 days agency based practice. All tasks are assessed as pass/fail.

Pre-requisites

SCWK5010

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Social Work
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 18.0
EFTSL: 0.375
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Amanda Howard
HECS Band: 1
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