After studying this course, you should be able to:
understand and apply some concepts of risks, needs, rights and responsibilities
discuss some ethical dilemmas faced by social workers as morally active practitioners
identify circumstances that lead to risks of harm, and recognise the responsibilities of social workers in protecting service users and the public within legal contexts
explore transitions in child and adult social work practice, and recognise factors that determine the way people experience and manage change
identify elements of good practice for supporting people through transitions.