Accredited CPD Courses
Practice Education Stage 2
University of Birmingham
This course is for social workers who are experienced in supervising and assessing social work students in the workplace and wish to develop their knowledge and skills of: supervising, mentoring, and assessing social work students on Practice Learning Opportunities in social care related organisations; supporting and mentoring other practice educators; and mentoring and supervising other members of staff. It builds on the Practice Education: Stage 1 module.
The module is academically assessed at 20 credits through 4 reflective accounts of approximately 1000 words each (4,000 words in total), and practically assessed through a portfolio of work-based evidence. The assessment includes a requirement for the candidate to be directly observed teaching the learner, and to obtain feedback from the learner with whom they are working.