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Course Description

NameProfessional Training (Practical Methods)
Credits5 ects
ObjectivesThe student
- Understands work placement as part of the local social system that supports the welfare and safety of the residents
- Familiarises him or herself with the security plan and system of the work placement and related supervisory tasks
- Deepens his or her knowledge of client work by choosing a specific area of client work
- Applies social care work methods and develops skills in using them
- Trains in guidance skills and constructs his or her own approach to work.
Content- Client work process and case plan: charting of the client’s life situation and analysis as well as placing of objectives for work
- Application and assessment of different work methods
- Security plan
RequirementsWork practice and assignments, work in a small group and participation in the tutoring days during the practice. Separate instructions will be provided regarding this practical training.
Grading ScalePassed (S) - 0
Course material
PrerequisitesSuccessful completion of SSOHAR1 A and B Professional Training (Orientation). Passing of 90 ECTS credits before starting the internship.
Other ConsiderationsThe student’s work: work practice 10 weeks (350 h) and assignments 50 h.
ContactPolón Mira


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