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Practice Learning 2A - SCWK5005

Year - 2020

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.

6x3-hr seminars, eLearning online discussions, 80 days agency based field placement

This unit is jointly assessed with SCWK5006. 1x1500wd learning contract, group presentation, 1x1500wd mid placement report, 1x1000wd final placement report and 80 days placement. All tasks are assessed as pass/fail.


SCWK5010 and SCWK5004 and 12 additional credit points


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1b

06 Apr 2020

Department/School: Social Work
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 01 May 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 12.0
EFTSL: 0.25
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
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