SOWK672-20S2 (D) Semester Two 2020 (Distance)

Fieldwork Practicum II

45 points
Start Date: Monday, 13 July 2020
End Date: Sunday, 8 November 2020
Withdraw Dates
Last Day to withdraw from this course:
  • Without financial penalty: Friday, 24 July 2020
  • Without academic penalty (including no fee refund): Friday, 25 September 2020


Field experience of 60 days in social service agencies under the guidance of accredited fieldwork teachers. Teaching and learning methods seek to facilitate an effective framework for initial practice, guided by the Social Workers Registration Board 10 core competencies. Students enrolled in SOWK672 must provide attestations as to character and suitability for continuing practice and agree to practice and be bound by the Code of Ethics of the New Zealand Association of Social Workers and the New Zealand Social Workers Registration Board's registration: Fit and Proper Person Policy. Students enrolled in this course whose circumstances change in regard to character or suitability must inform the course co-ordinator immediately. Changes in circumstances, whether notified by the student or others, may result in the student being required to undergo a re-assessment arranged by the Head of Department. Registered social work field educators and individual students on placement are supported by a designated teaching liaison person.


SOWK671. Subject to approval of the Head of Department.





Assessment Due Date Percentage  Description
Workbooks/case study and Reflection on Competencies Met Are due at the end of placement from about the third week in October through to the second week in November

Indicative Fees

Domestic fee $2,826.00

* Fees include New Zealand GST and do not include any programme level discount or additional course related expenses.

Limited Entry Course

Maximum enrolment is 40

For further information see Language, Social and Political Sciences.

All SOWK672 Occurrences

  • SOWK672-20A (D) Any Time Start 2020 (Distance)
  • SOWK672-20S2 (D) Semester Two 2020 (Distance)