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Unit of Study SWRK2005 - Social Work Placement I (2023)

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Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

On completion of this unit, students should be able to:

form, maintain and end professional and ethical social work relationships with clients, colleagues and supervisors in a human service organisation

demonstrate and critically reflect on effective engagement and communication with clients, colleagues, supervisors and other key stakeholders

analyse the role of social work and ways in which a social work services are provided within the organisation and practice field

analyse, apply and critically reflect on social work knowledge, including theoretical and research knowledge, to understand and inform social work practice in this agency and identify learning needs

Prescribed learning resources

Prescribed Texts
  • Cleak, H., & Wilson, J., , 2019, Making the Most of Field Placement, 4th edition , Cengage, South Melbourne. ISBN: 9781070417006.
Prescribed Resources/Equipment
  • No prescribed resources/equipment.

Prescribed Learning Resources may change in future Teaching Periods.