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The Social Work Assignments Handbook

A Practical Guide for Students, 1st Edition

By Sarah Foote, Anne Quinney, Matt Taylor


162 pages

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Paperback: 9781408252536
pub: 2013-05-23
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The Social Work Assignments Handbookis the complete guide to preparing for, carrying out and writing up a social work assignment or project. Designed to support students through their assignments from beginning to end, each stage is fully explained through friendly advice and practical guidance so that students can feel confident in their work, whether they’re writing up quantitative research findings or carrying out a literature review.

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Preparing to Embark on your Social Work Degree 2. Understanding Assessment 3. Reflection and Reflective Writing 4. Developing Critical Thinking and Critical Writing Skills 5. Gathering and Analysing Information 6. Planning and Constructing an Assignment

About the Authors

Sarah Foote is a Compliance Inspector for the Care Quality Commission.

Anne Quinney is Senior Lecturer in Social Work at Bournemouth University.

Matt Taylor is an Assistant Team Manager for Dorset County Council.

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