SWB314 Human Services Practice Placement 2

Unit synopsis

The purpose of SWB314 Human Services Practice Placement 2 is to prepare you for employment as a competent human services professionals. This unit enables you to further develop professionalism: notably your communication, assessment and intervention skills along with their your own practice framework while undertaking 350 hours of work practice in a human services agency supervised by an experienced practitioner. The development of a Learning Plan (LP) will provide guidance in achieving the core competencies required for effective human service practice. You are able to undertake your placement in urban, regional, rural, national or international arenas. Overseas travel documents must be completed prior to approval being given for overseas placement. Students wishing to undertake a regional or overseas placement must contact the Field Education Unit Team at least 6 months prior to the semester their placement is planned for.

Faculty
Faculty of Health
School/Discipline
Public Health & Social Work
Study area
Health and community
Credit points
24

Dates and locations

Teaching period Dates Locations
Semester 1, 2018 19 February 2018 - 22 June 2018
  • Kelvin Grove
Semester 2, 2018 23 July 2018 - 16 November 2018
  • Kelvin Grove
Summer, 2018 19 November 2018 - 22 February 2019
  • Kelvin Grove
Semester 1, 2019 25 February 2019 - 21 June 2019
  • Kelvin Grove
Semester 2, 2019 22 July 2019 - 15 November 2019
  • Kelvin Grove
Summer, 2019 18 November 2019 - 21 February 2020
  • Kelvin Grove

Fees

Commonwealth supported place (CSP) student contribution amount
2018: $1,611
2019: $1,641
Domestic fee-paying student fee
2018: $5,376
2019: $5,592
International student fee
2018: $7,272
2019: $7,584

Guide to fees

Commonwealth supported place (CSP) student contribution amount
For Australian citizens, permanent visa holders and permanent humanitarian visa holders, and New Zealand citizens who study this unit:
  • as part of a QUT course and are eligible for a Commonwealth supported place (CSP)
  • as a cross-institutional student who has a Commonwealth supported place at their home university.
Domestic fee-paying student fee
For Australian citizens, permanent visa holders and permanent humanitarian visa holders, and New Zealand citizens, who study this unit:
  • as part of a QUT course and are not eligible for a Commonwealth supported place (CSP)
  • as part of a QUT course during Summer Semester
  • as a cross-institutional student who does not have a Commonwealth supported place at their home university
  • as a single-unit study student.
International student fee
For international students who study this unit:
  • as part of a QUT course
  • as part of our study abroad or exchange programs
  • as a cross-institutional student.

Previous study requirements

Prerequisites
SWB201 and SWB219 and SWB220 and SWB221
Anti-requisites
HHB301, SWB301
Co-requisites
SWB406

Guide to previous study requirements

Prerequisites
To enrol in this unit, you must have completed these prerequisite units (or have credit, advanced standing or exemption for them), or be able to demonstrate that you have equivalent background knowledge.
Anti-requisites
You can’t enrol in this unit if you have completed any of these anti-requisite units.
Co-requisites
To enrol in this unit, you must have already completed these co-requisite units, or you must enrol in them at the same time.
Equivalents
You can’t enrol in this unit if you have completed any of these equivalent units.
Assumed knowledge
We assume that you have a minimum level of knowledge in certain areas before you start this unit.

Summer Semester details

Dates
19 November 2018 - 22 February 2019
Fee type
Commonwealth Support
Restrictions
This unit is only available to students in SW03, IX42, IX43 and IX45.
Notes
QUT students in a Commonwealth Supported Place undertake this unit on a Commonwealth Supported basis.

Unit outlines