ASW3205 - Field Education 1
|1.||Analyse the values and ethics of social work practice as they apply to a particular field and ensure their appropriate application when faced with ethical problems, issues and dilemmas;|
|2.||Critique the organisation's legal and political context within the human services field and apply this critique in line with anti-discriminatory practice approaches;|
|3.||Contextualise the legislation and social policies that influence work within a particular field of practice and their impact on disadvantaged individuals, families and groups;|
|4.||Critically reflect upon the theories and methods of social work practice and evaluate their relevance and application within the particular placement context;|
|5.||Critically assess and modify their interpersonal and communication skills to work effectively with others;|
|6.||Take initiative to contextualise, critique and justify their own personal and professional development in relation to their own practice;|
|7.||Adapt skills and knowledge for direct practice, community development, social research or policy work in the particular field of practice and context of the field placement;|
|8.||Consult with others to identify, propose and /or plan relevant research and research methods in the context of the placement; and|
|9.||Exemplify cultural responsiveness, sensitivity and inclusive practice.|
|Practicum||Final placement assessment||Pass/Fail|
Making the most of field placement 3rd ed.
Cleak, H. & Wilson, J. (2013)
Cengage Learning Australia, South Melbourne
Social Work Education Field Manual 2018
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