Social Work Field Education 1 (MSWPG7106)

Students will participate in a 70 day Social Work Field Education placement which will facilitate the integration of theory, practice and research in an agency context. Core learning regarding Social Work values, ethics, the roles and responsibilities of Social Workers and agency specific knowledge will be developed. Students will begin to acquire the knowledge and skills required for professional practice as Social Workers in a direct practice setting and utilise appropriate intervention strategies under supervision. A series of four integrative seminars will assist and support students throughout this process and provide opportunities for reflective practice, shared learning and mutual support.

Credit points 45
EFTSL 0.375
Contribution band 1
For students entolled in Commonwealth Supported Place CSP), each course falls into one of three bands. The band determines the student contributuon amount (SCA) which is charged for each course. The maximum student contribution amounts are based on a standard, full-time enrolment (120 credit points per year) with courses in the same band.