PROFESSIONAL PRACTICE B

SWP5PPB

2014

Credit points: 45

Subject outline

In this subject students are provided with experiential learning opportunities to further integrate theory with practice, to demonstrate appropriate professional relationships, and gain working knowledge of organisational contexts. Through this professionally supervised practice experience students will be provided with constructive feedback on their performance and will be challenged to critically self-reflect on their effectiveness. Students will have opportunities to further develop skills in basic interviewing, assessment and intervention processes required for practice along with skills in research. Professional competencies will be developed across seven key learning areas and will be assessed against the standard of competency at a beginning level with support.

FacultyFaculty of Health Sciences

Credit points45

Subject Co-ordinatorAnnie Venville

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 5 - Masters

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Students enrolled in course HMSK, HMSKB, HMSKW, HMSKM (MSW) must have passed all subjects from (SWP5PSW, SWP4APA, SWP4APB, SWP4LHE).

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Readings

Resource TypeTitleResource RequirementAuthor and YearPublisher
ReadingsFieldwork in the human servicesPreliminaryCooper, L and Briggs, L (eds)ALLEN & UNWIN
ReadingsMaking the most of field placementPreliminaryCleak, H and Wilson, J 2013CENGAGE

Subject options

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Albury-Wodonga, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHelen Sellar

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 8.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
"Eight hours of preparatory lectures are required prior to placement. Face-to-face and online"

Placement - Off Site Week: 10 - 22
One 5.0 days placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"14-week (70 days) professional placement."

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
Three 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Three 3-hour integrative seminars are held during placement. Face-to-face and online"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
placement assessment report equivalent to 5,500 words with student contribution of 2,500 wordsSubject is Pass/Fail grade only100
significant learning experience reflections (equivalent to 1,500 words)Hurdle requirement0
skills and knowledge stocktake (equivalent to 1,000 words)Hurdle requirement0

Albury-Wodonga, 2014, Week 35-50, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHelen Sellar

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 35 - 50
One 8.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 50 and delivered via blended.
"Eight hours of preparatory lectures are required prior to placement. Face-to-face and online"

Placement - Off Site Week: 35 - 50
One 5.0 days placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 50 and delivered via face-to-face.
"14-week (70 days) professional placement."

Seminar Week: 35 - 50
Three 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 50 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Three 3-hour integrative seminars are held during placement. Face-to-face and online"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
placement assessment report equivalent to 5,500 words with student contribution of 2,500 wordsSubject is Pass/Fail grade only100
significant learning experience reflections (equivalent to 1,500 words)Hurdle requirement0
skills and knowledge stocktake (equivalent to 1,000 words)Hurdle requirement0

Albury-Wodonga, 2014, Week 37-52, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHelen Sellar

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 37 - 52
One 8.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 37 to week 52 and delivered via blended.
"Eight hours of preparatory lectures are required prior to placement. Face-to-face and online"

Placement - Off Site
One 5.0 days placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"14-week (70 days) professional placement."

Seminar Week: 37 - 52
Three 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 37 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Three 3-hour integrative seminars are held during placement. Face-to-face and online"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
placement assessment report equivalent to 5,500 words with student contribution of 2,500 wordsSubject is Pass/Fail grade only100
significant learning experience reflections (equivalent to 1,500 words)Hurdle requirement0
skills and knowledge stocktake (equivalent to 1,000 words)Hurdle requirement0

Albury-Wodonga, 2014, Week 39-02, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHelen Sellar

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 39 - 02
One 8.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 39 to week 02 and delivered via blended.
"Eight hours of preparatory lectures are required prior to placement. Face-to-face and online"

Placement - Off Site Week: 39 - 02
One 5.0 days placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day from week 39 to week 02 and delivered via face-to-face.
"14-week (70 days) professional placement."

Seminar Week: 39 - 02
Three 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 39 to week 02 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Three 3-hour integrative seminars are held during placement. Face-to-face and online"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
placement assessment report equivalent to 5,500 words with student contribution of 2,500 wordsSubject is Pass/Fail grade only100
significant learning experience reflections (equivalent to 1,500 words)Hurdle requirement0
skills and knowledge stocktake (equivalent to 1,000 words)Hurdle requirement0

Bendigo, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNatasha Long

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
Three 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Three 3-hour integrative seminars are held during placement. Face-to-face and online."

Placement - Off Site Week: 10 - 22
One 5.0 days placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"14-week (70 days) professional placement."

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 8.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
"Eight hours of preparatory lectures are required prior to placement. Face-to-face and online"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
placement assessment report equivalent to 5,500 words with student contribution of 2,500 wordsSubject is Pass/Fail grade only100
significant learning experience reflections (equivalent to 1,500 words)Hurdle requirement0
skills and knowledge stocktake (equivalent to 1,000 words)Hurdle requirement0

Bendigo, 2014, Week 35-50, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNatasha Long

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 35 - 50
Three 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 50 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Three 3-hour integrative seminars are held during placement. Face-to-face and online"

Placement - Off Site Week: 35 - 50
One 5.0 days placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 50 and delivered via face-to-face.
"14-week (70 days) professional placement."

Lecture Week: 35 - 50
One 8.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 50 and delivered via blended.
"Eight hours of preparatory lectures are required prior to placement. Face-to-face and online"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
placement assessment report equivalent to 5,500 words with student contribution of 2,500 wordsSubject is Pass/Fail grade only100
significant learning experience reflections (equivalent to 1,500 words)Hurdle requirement0
skills and knowledge stocktake (equivalent to 1,000 words)Hurdle requirement0

Bendigo, 2014, Week 37-52, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNatasha Long

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 37 - 52
Three 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 37 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Three 3-hour integrative seminars are held during placement. Face-to-face and online"

Placement - Off Site
One 5.0 days placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"14-week (70 days) professional placement."

Lecture Week: 37 - 52
One 8.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 37 to week 52 and delivered via blended.
"Eight hours of preparatory lectures are required prior to placement. Face-to-face and online"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
placement assessment report equivalent to 5,500 words with student contribution of 2,500 wordsSubject is Pass/Fail grade only100
significant learning experience reflections (equivalent to 1,500 words)Hurdle requirement0
skills and knowledge stocktake (equivalent to 1,000 words)Hurdle requirement0

Bendigo, 2014, Week 39-02, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorNatasha Long

Class requirements

Seminar Week: 39 - 02
Three 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 39 to week 02 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Three 3-hour integrative seminars are held during placement. Face-to-face and online"

Placement - Off Site Week: 39 - 02
One 5.0 days placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day from week 39 to week 02 and delivered via face-to-face.
"14-week (70 days) professional placement."

Lecture Week: 39 - 02
One 8.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 39 to week 02 and delivered via blended.
"Eight hours of preparatory lectures are required prior to placement. Face-to-face and online"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
placement assessment report equivalent to 5,500 words with student contribution of 2,500 wordsSubject is Pass/Fail grade only100
significant learning experience reflections (equivalent to 1,500 words)Hurdle requirement0
skills and knowledge stocktake (equivalent to 1,000 words)Hurdle requirement0

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAnnie Venville

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 8.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
"Eight hours of preparatory lectures are required prior to placement. Face-to-face and online"

Placement - Off Site Week: 10 - 22
One 5.0 days placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"14-week (70 days) professional placement."

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
Three 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Three 3-hour integrative seminars are held during placement. Face-to-face and online"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
placement assessment report equivalent to 5,500 words with student contribution of 2,500 wordsSubject is Pass/Fail grade only100
significant learning experience reflections (equivalent to 1,500 words)Hurdle requirement0
skills and knowledge stocktake (equivalent to 1,000 words)Hurdle requirement0

Melbourne, 2014, Week 35-50, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAnnie Venville

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 35 - 50
One 8.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 50 and delivered via blended.
"Eight hours of preparatory lectures are required prior to placement. Face-to-face and online"

Placement - Off Site Week: 35 - 50
One 5.0 days placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 50 and delivered via face-to-face.
"14-week (70 days) professional placement."

Seminar Week: 35 - 50
Three 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 50 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Three 3-hour integrative seminars are held during placement. Face-to-face and online"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
placement assessment report equivalent to 5,500 words with student contribution of 2,500 wordsSubject is Pass/Fail grade only100
significant learning experience reflections (equivalent to 1,500 words)Hurdle requirement0
skills and knowledge stocktake (equivalent to 1,000 words)Hurdle requirement0

Melbourne, 2014, Week 37-52, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAnnie Venville

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 37 - 52
One 8.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 37 to week 52 and delivered via blended.
"Eight hours of preparatory lectures are required prior to placement. Face-to-face and online"

Placement - Off Site
One 5.0 days placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"14-week (70 days) professional placement."

Seminar Week: 37 - 52
Three 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 37 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Three 3-hour integrative seminars are held during placement. Face-to-face and online"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
placement assessment report equivalent to 5,500 words with student contribution of 2,500 wordsSubject is Pass/Fail grade only100
significant learning experience reflections (equivalent to 1,500 words)Hurdle requirement0
skills and knowledge stocktake (equivalent to 1,000 words)Hurdle requirement0

Melbourne, 2014, Week 39-02, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAnnie Venville

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 39 - 02
One 8.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 39 to week 02 and delivered via blended.
"Eight hours of preparatory lectures are required prior to placement. Face-to-face and online"

Placement - Off Site Week: 39 - 02
One 5.0 days placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day from week 39 to week 02 and delivered via face-to-face.
"14-week (70 days) professional placement."

Seminar Week: 39 - 02
Three 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 39 to week 02 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Three 3-hour integrative seminars are held during placement. Face-to-face and online"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
placement assessment report equivalent to 5,500 words with student contribution of 2,500 wordsSubject is Pass/Fail grade only100
significant learning experience reflections (equivalent to 1,500 words)Hurdle requirement0
skills and knowledge stocktake (equivalent to 1,000 words)Hurdle requirement0

Mildura, 2014, Semester 1, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAnnie Venville

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 8.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
"Eight hours of preparatory lectures are required prior to placement. Face-to-face and online"

Placement - Off Site Week: 10 - 22
One 5.0 days placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"14-week (70 days) professional placement."

Seminar Week: 10 - 22
Three 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Three 3-hour integrative seminars are held during placement. Face-to-face and online"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
placement assessment report equivalent to 5,500 words with student contribution of 2,500 wordsSubject is Pass/Fail grade only100
significant learning experience reflections (equivalent to 1,500 words)Hurdle requirement0
skills and knowledge stocktake (equivalent to 1,000 words)Hurdle requirement0

Mildura, 2014, Week 35-50, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAnnie Venville

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 35 - 50
One 8.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 50 and delivered via blended.
"Eight hours of preparatory lectures are required prior to placement. Face-to-face and online"

Placement - Off Site Week: 35 - 50
One 5.0 days placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 50 and delivered via face-to-face.
"14-week (70 days) professional placement."

Seminar Week: 35 - 50
Three 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 35 to week 50 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Three 3-hour integrative seminars are held during placement. Face-to-face and online"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
placement assessment report equivalent to 5,500 words with student contribution of 2,500 wordsSubject is Pass/Fail grade only100
significant learning experience reflections (equivalent to 1,500 words)Hurdle requirement0
skills and knowledge stocktake (equivalent to 1,000 words)Hurdle requirement0

Mildura, 2014, Week 37-52, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAnnie Venville

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 37 - 52
One 8.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 37 to week 52 and delivered via blended.
"Eight hours of preparatory lectures are required prior to placement. Face-to-face and online"

Placement - Off Site
One 5.0 days placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day and delivered via face-to-face.
"14-week (70 days) professional placement."

Seminar Week: 37 - 52
Three 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 37 to week 52 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Three 3-hour integrative seminars are held during placement. Face-to-face and online"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
placement assessment report equivalent to 5,500 words with student contribution of 2,500 wordsSubject is Pass/Fail grade only100
significant learning experience reflections (equivalent to 1,500 words)Hurdle requirement0
skills and knowledge stocktake (equivalent to 1,000 words)Hurdle requirement0

Mildura, 2014, Week 39-02, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentNo

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAnnie Venville

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 39 - 02
One 8.0 hours lecture other recurrence on weekdays during the day from week 39 to week 02 and delivered via blended.
"Eight hours of preparatory lectures are required prior to placement. Face-to-face and online"

Placement - Off Site Week: 39 - 02
One 5.0 days placement - off site per week on weekdays during the day from week 39 to week 02 and delivered via face-to-face.
"14-week (70 days) professional placement."

Seminar Week: 39 - 02
Three 3.0 hours seminar per study period on weekdays during the day from week 39 to week 02 and delivered via face-to-face.
"Three 3-hour integrative seminars are held during placement. Face-to-face and online"

Assessments

Assessment elementComments%
placement assessment report equivalent to 5,500 words with student contribution of 2,500 wordsSubject is Pass/Fail grade only100
significant learning experience reflections (equivalent to 1,500 words)Hurdle requirement0
skills and knowledge stocktake (equivalent to 1,000 words)Hurdle requirement0