|1.||Critically reflect on their personal and practical preparedness for field education placement;|
|2.||Demonstrate a beginning capacity for critical reflection;|
|3.||Describe the role and models of professional supervision in social work practice;|
|4.||Reflect on the application of various sources of knowledge to practice;|
|5.||Identify their own emerging professional practice framework, and;|
|6.||Exhibit the ability to take responsibility for their practice learning in social work.|
|Portfolio||Preparation of portfolio that includes cover letter, professional resume, National Police Check, Working with Children Check, Placement Agreement Form||20%|
|Assignment||Personal knowledge audit and field placement learning plan||40%|
|Exercise||Critical incident report and reflection||40%|
Making the most of field placement 3rd Edition
Cleak, H & Wilson, J 2013
Cengage Learning Australia, South Melbourne
Being Critically Reflective: Engaging in Holistic Practice
Gardner, F 2014
Palgrave MacMillan, Basingstoke
Social Work Field Education Manual Latest Edition
Practice Standards Latest Edition
Code of Ethics Latest Edition
Where to next?
Study a single unit
This unit may be available as a single unit of study.
Find out more about how to apply for single units of study at VU.
VU takes care to ensure the accuracy of this unit information, but reserves the right to change or withdraw courses offered at any time. Please check that unit information is current with the Student Contact Centre.