Year One: Aotearoa/NZ Social Context; Maori Studies; Framework 1 Origins, theme & Perspectives; PTPI 1 Building Collaborative Partnerships; The Human Lifespan; Biblical Mandate for Social Concern; Introduction to Skills for Social Work Practice 1; Introduction to Professional Practice. Year Two: Applied Politics; Bicultural Framework; Framework 2 Theories and Models for Social Work; Skills for Social Work Practice 2; Essential Law for Practice; Applied Psychology, Families and Whanau; Community Development - local and global; PIPI 2 Beginning Practice Experience. Year Three: Framework 3 Practice Approaches for Social Work; Fields of Practice; Skills for Social Work Practice 3 Working with Groups; PIPI 3 Professional Considerations for Practice; Working Inclusively; Leadership and Managing in Social Services. Year Four: PIPI 2 Research and Praxis; Advanced Skills for Social Work Practice; Social policy in Action; Framework 4 Integrating Personal & Professional Apporaches to Practice.
About the provider
BTI is a not-for-profit organisation registered with the NZ Charities Commission. Located in Tauranga in the Bay of Plenty, and accredited by NZQA with approval by Education Council NZ and the Social Workers Registration Board, BTI is highly regarded by students, alumni, schools, ECE centres and agencies for providing high quality biblically-based diplomas, degrees and graduate diploma qualifications in teaching, counselling and social work.