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Developing effective practice learning for tomorrow's social workers

By Jonathan Parker

Abstract

This paper considers some of the changes in social work education in the UK, particularly focusing on practice learning in England. The changes and developments are briefly identified and examined in the context of what we know about practice learning. The paper presents some findings from a small scale qualitative study of key stakeholders involved in practice learning and education in social work and their perceptions of these anticipated changes, which are revisited at implementation. The implications for practice learning are discussed

Topics: edu, sw
Year: 2007
OAI identifier: oai:eprints.bournemouth.ac.uk:1371

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