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On completion of this module students will have:
1. An insight regarding the social work role in a variety of practice settings and the key issues pertaining to these settings.
2. An understanding of basic communication and social work interviewing skills.
3. A comprehension of the importance of reflective practice in social work.
Content covered in the module will include basic communication and interviewing skills in the context of social work practice. Students will also be provided with an insight into different areas of social work practice such as adult safeguarding, child welfare and protection, and community development.
|Student Effort Type||Hours|
|Seminar (or Webinar)||
|Autonomous Student Learning||
Students interested in applying for entry to postgraduate social work training provided by the School of Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice are recommended to take this module
|Description||Timing||Component Scale||% of Final Grade|
|Examination: Exam||2 hour End of Trimester Exam||No||Graded||No||
|Resit In||Terminal Exam|
|Autumn||Yes - 2 Hour|
• Feedback individually to students, post-assessment
For feedback, students will receive the grade that they achieved.
|Dr Joseph Mooney||Lecturer / Co-Lecturer|
|Assoc Professor Muireann Ní Raghallaigh||Lecturer / Co-Lecturer|