Successful Social Work Education: A Student's Guide / Edition 1

Successful Social Work Education: A Student's Guide / Edition 1

by Allan Edward Barsky
     
 

ISBN-10: 0534641237

ISBN-13: 9780534641238

Pub. Date: 08/04/2005

Publisher: Cengage Learning


Help your students make the transition from liberal arts or general education to professional education and the practice of social work. Barsky's text not only equips students with the knowledge, skills, and strategies to make the most of their social work education, it also makes the tasks of social work educators more interesting and fulfilling. This book

Overview


Help your students make the transition from liberal arts or general education to professional education and the practice of social work. Barsky's text not only equips students with the knowledge, skills, and strategies to make the most of their social work education, it also makes the tasks of social work educators more interesting and fulfilling. This book prepares students for the rigors of a social work program and helps them hone such important skills as critical thinking, professional writing, and integrating values with theory, self-awareness, and reflective practice. Once students have mastered the materials in this book, you can focus on teaching content and taking your students to higher levels of professional competence and development. This interactive workbook helps students assess their educational needs, pre-empt problems, and develop strategies to ensure that they not only survive, but thrive as they take advantage of all the opportunities your program has to offer.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780534641238
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
08/04/2005
Series:
Introduction to Social Work / Social Welfare Series
Edition description:
Student
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.60(d)

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Table of Contents


1. Successful Social Work Education--Where To Begin. 2. Knowing Your Own Program. 3. Course Selection. 4. Challenges Unique To Social Work. 5. Social Work Writing. 6. Oral Presentations. 7. Self-Care. 8. Diversity Concerns. 9. Library Research. 10. Working In Groups. 11. Working Relationships With Professors. 12. Making The Most Of Field. 13. Where To Go From Here.

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