Postgraduate Course: Application to a Practice Setting (Adult Protection) (PGSP11140)
|School||School of Social and Political Science
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||This course invites students who have taken one of the prescribed MSc Options courses to apply their learning on the course specifically to a social work or social care context. There will be no new specialist course reading; instead, the focus will be on transferable learning and integration of learning. Students will only be able to take this course in relation to their chosen Options Course.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Information for Visiting Students
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
| The aim of this course is to encourage students to critically reflect on what they have learned in their Options Course, and explore what is transferable to their own setting.
On completion of the course students should be able to:
! Understand what is meant by transfer of learning
! Understand what is involved in the integration of learning
! Demonstrate the processes of knowledge transfer in practice
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||Please note that as this course is a distance learning Pat-time MSc, teaching is arranged in blocks of seven hour days. There are also scheduled study days.
|Course organiser||Dr Viviene Cree
Tel: (0131 6)50 3927
|Course secretary||Mrs Jane Marshall
Tel: (0131 6)50 3912