This course builds on 77122 Professional Social Work Practice by requiring the learner to reflect on the use of self in real-world practice situations. Learners will explore social work practice from three points of view: the social work agency; the practising social worker; and users of social work services. The course includes a consideration of the importance of values and the use of self in social work, including a self-assessment of the learner’s suitability for a career in social work. Course components include: a three-day practice skills workshop; a student inquiry project into perspectives on social work practice; and 30 hours of voluntary experience in a social service agency.
Delivery type2019Trimester 2 2019
Allow 10-12 hours study time per week for each 20 credit course.
Cost2019NZ students $838 + $60 annual administration fee
International students N/A + $60 annual administration fee
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