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SWK3115 Field Placement 1
Credit Points: 45
SWK3112 Social Work Theory and Practice 1: Advanced Interpersonal Skills
SWK3110 Organisational Contexts
SWK3113 Social Work and Mental Health
This unit comprises two components: a supervised Social Work practice placement and integrative academic study. The unit enables the student to build an understanding of a particular field of practice through a structured fieldwork placement, organised and supported by academic staff.  Through their work within the agency and their participation in the integrative academic study program, students begin to identify their own strengths and learning needs. Students are supported to analyse and reflect on their own practice.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
K41Bachelor of Social Work - Bunbury
MABUSZHuman Services Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2012 VET: 15/03/2012