Thunder Bay • Orillia

Type D: Health and Behavioural Sciences - Field Instruction II

Social Work 4501 Field Instruction II
A supervised social work practice experience in an approved setting is combined with integrative seminars for deepening and refining the students' knowledge and skills in social work intervention at various system levels. The continued focus through this practice experience and the required learning activities will be toward competence development in generalist social work practice. Students will spend a total of fifty days (350 hours) in field placement during the spring term when combined with a 50 day 3500 winter practicum, at the same agency.
Credit Weight: 1.0

Social Work 3500, Social Work 4407, Social Work 4300

Offering: Total 350 hours (50 days in the spring term)
Notes: May only be taken by students in the One-Year Social Work program. One Year students must complete a total of 700 hours (100 days) as the requirement for a combined placement (Social Work 3500, 4501) in the same setting. If a student has been approved to do a split One Year placement, or has successfully challenged the Social Work 3500 course, the student will be required to spend the equivalent of 60 days (420 hours) in the field work experience for Social Work 4501. Students who have taken Social Work 4500 may not taken 4501 for credit.
Course Classifications:
  • Type B: Social Sciences
  • Type D: Health and Behavioral Sciences