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INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE AND THEORIES COURSE
 
INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE AND THEORIES COURSE
 
£360.00
 

COURSE CODE 547


 

This course is an introduction to a particularly broad and complex topic: the relationship between ideas about social work and what social workers actually do. The sorts of questions that we will be considering in this course are:

    * What is it that social workers actually do?
    * What is social work supposed to be trying to achieve - and how should we go about it?
    * What ideas or theories do in fact - or should - underlie social work practice?
    * On what basis should - or do - social workers make decisions about how to respond to different situations?
    * What techniques are available to social workers?
    * How does social work relate to other professional groups who may work with the same service users?
    * How do social work values relate to theory and practice?

Course Syllabus

What is Social Work Practice and why do we need Theory?

What? How? Why?

Past, Present, Future: Perspectives on Change

Different Levels: Groups, Families, Communities and Society

Sharing Responsibility: Collaborative Working

Soft Policing? The use of Statutory Powers

Open to Possibilities: The Art of Reflective Practice

Qualifications

On completion of your course, you will receive two certificates:
Certificate 1 is issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges: Introduction to Social Care Practice and Theories Diploma

Introduction to Social Care Practice and Theories Diploma issued by Stonebridge Associated Colleges, to view a sample of the college’s award, please click here.

Tutor Support

With this course you will have unlimited access to your own personal tutor who specialises in their field of study. It is your personal tutor's role to ensure that you receive constructive feedback and to deal with any queries you may have. You are more than welcome to telephone, fax or email your personal tutor.

You will also have access to a dedicated and friendly team of administrators and course advisors who offer sound and professional guidance and advice when you need it. This ensures that you will never feel neglected and that you will always succeed!

Requirements for Entry

There is no experience or previous qualifications required for enrolment on this course. It is available to all students, of all academic backgrounds.

Study Hours

This is only an approximate figure and is dependant upon how much time you can dedicate to your studies and how well you grasp the learning concepts in the course material. Furthermore, at the end of each lesson there is a question paper that needs to be completed and returned to your tutor. You should allow at least 1 - 2 hours of study to complete each question paper.

The approximate amount of time required to complete the course is: 105 hrs.

Additional Information

Assessment Method

After each lesson there will be a question paper, which needs to be completed and submitted to your personal tutor for marking. This method of continual assessment ensures that your personal tutor can consistently monitor your progress and provide you with assistance throughout the duration of the course.

What's Included

    * All study materials
    * Study Guide
    * Full Tutor and Admin support
 



Advantages of this distance learning course:
  • Home Study: you declare when you study, no need to attend class at fixed times and fixed dates. Your study hours fit around you!
  • We will post all the beautifully printed course materials to you. Everything is written in a clear and easy-to-understand format.
  • Start this course anytime of the year! No need to wait until the new academic year starts. Enroll today so soon you'll start improving your CV or re-skill for your new career.
  • Create your own study routine, learn at your own pace, complete your course as quickly or slowly as your circumstance dictate.
  • Your home learning is totally supported by experienced tutors who guide, encourage and assess your progress. You will not be alone because all our tutors are friendly and approachable.


INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE AND THEORIES COURSE
 
INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK PRACTICE AND THEORIES COURSE
 
 
£360.00
 

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