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Author Alsop, Auldeen.

Title Making the most of fieldwork education : a practical approach / Auldeen Alsop, Susan Ryan
Edition First edition
Published London ; New York : Chapman & Hall ; San Diego, Calif. : Distributed in the USA and Canada by Singular Pub. Group, 1996


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Description xi, 243 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents 1. What is fieldwork education? -- 2. The fieldwork curriculum -- 3. Fieldwork dynamics -- 4. The context of fieldwork -- 5. Allocation of placements -- 6. Accreditation and qualities of the fieldwork educator -- 7. Setting the scene: expectations of you and others -- 8. Examining your needs -- 9. Taking responsibility -- 10. The first few days -- 11. Participating in service delivery -- 12. Being supervised -- 13. Practising as a professional -- 14. Developing reasoning skills -- 15. Becoming a reflective learner -- 16. Developing competence -- 17. Being assessed -- 18. Evaluating the fieldwork experience -- 19. Researching practice -- 20. Becoming qualified -- App. B. Relevant legislation in the UK
Summary Making the Most of Fieldwork Education gives practical guidance to students, taking them though the process of planning, preparing for, experiencing and evaluating fieldwork education. Practical exercises are included to assist students and enable them to learn through a range of experiences. Case stories also provide examples from practice. Students are encouraged to take control of the fieldwork experience to make informed choices about their learning and to use skills of inquiry at all stages of the fieldwork process. Fieldwork educators as well as students in the disciplines of Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Speech and Language Therapy, Rehabilitation and Osteopathy will find this book invaluable as it gives such a practical and accessible approach to this aspect of education
Analysis Occupational therapy Personnel Training
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Also available in print
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Subject Employees -- Training of.
Fieldwork (Educational method)
Occupational therapy -- Fieldwork.
Occupational therapy -- Study and teaching.
Occupational therapy.
Occupational training -- Fieldwork.
Osteopathic medicine -- Fieldwork.
Physical therapy -- Fieldwork.
Rehabilitation -- Fieldwork.
Speech therapy -- Fieldwork.
Vocational education.
Occupational Therapy.
Author Ryan, Susan.
SpringerLink (Online service)
LC no. 96084232
ISBN 0412601907
1565934393 (US)