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An introduction to social work

An introduction to social work

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  • 15 hours study
  • Level 0: Beginner

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      This short course will introduce you to the social work role and develop your understanding of some of the theory associated with social work practice.

  • This course is part of a collection

    This course is part of a collection

    This course is part of a collection of courses called Social care and psychology. There are 5 courses in this collection so you may find other courses here that maybe of interest to you.

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  • Course learning outcomes

    After studying this course, you should be able to:

    • identify why biography is important
    • understand how identity and attachment theory contribute to social work practice
    • recognise what qualities service users/carers value in social workers
    • understand what values are integral to a professional social worker’s identity
    • understand what it means to practise reflectively.
  • Course dates:

    First Published 22/04/2015.

    Updated 22/09/2017

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    • Pulane Molefe

      Social work

      Pulane Molefe20 February 2021 6:04

      Course

    • Nhu Quynh

      Nhu Quynh11 November 2020 4:37

      Helpful course

    • Jas Chahal

      Very Helpful

      Jas Chahal4 February 2019 12:34

      it enlightens me more on how to treat my fellow human beings, also improved my knowledge in advocating for people that need help.

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    About this course

    • 15 hours study
    • Level 0: Beginner

    Ratings

    2.8 out of 5 stars

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    You can start learning at any time. By signing up and enrolling you can track your progress and earn a Statement of Participation upon completion, all for free.

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