Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Social Work Intervention SHB 502 0 3 + 0 3 6
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses <p>Social Work with Group and Community</p> <p>Social Work with Art</p>
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. MEHMET ZAFER DANIŞ
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants
Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective

Social Work Practice is aimed that trains students for direct practice with individuals, families, groups and communities. The course facilitates transforming of professional knowledge to practice implementation. The course also examines social work theory and methods for direct practice. These theories are analyzed with respect to advocating social justice, human dignity, capacity building and individual empowerment.

Course Content

Social work as a problem solving process. Process of social work intervention. Stages of the process of social work practice. Identification of the problem, data collection and syntheses, assessment, planning, intervention (direct practice actions, indirect practice actions) termination and evaluation at micro (individuals), mezzo (groups), makro (communities) levels.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Defines values and skills in social work Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Performance Task,
2 Explains social work intervention and its techniques Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Performance Task,
3 Explains micro, mezzo and macro intervention systems Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Performance Task,
4 Implements interview methods and techniques in socail work Lecture, Question-Answer, Testing, Performance Task,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 The basic component of social work Explore the recommended reading
2 Social work knowledge, skills, values &#8203;&#8203;system Explore the recommended reading
3 The methods and techniques working with individuals in social work Explore the recommended reading
4 The methods and techniques working with groups in social work Explore the recommended reading
5 Planned change pocess in social work Explore the recommended reading
6 Interview in social work Explore the recommended reading
7 The methods and techniques working with community in social work Explore the recommended reading
8 Public participation, forms of participation, social action Explore the recommended reading
9 MIDTERM
10 Supervision in social work Explore the recommended reading
11 The roles and tasks of social workers Explore the recommended reading
12 Social work ethics Explore the recommended reading
13 Field Application Explore the recommended reading
14 Final
Resources
Course Notes <p>Danış, M. Z., Kara, H. Z. (2016). &ldquo;Sosyal hizmette problem &ccedil;&ouml;zme yaklaşımı&rdquo;, The Journal of Academic Social Science Studies, 42, Spring, ss.1-10.</p> <p>Danış, M. Z., Kara, H. Z., &Ccedil;olak, F., Kırpık, S., Ayyıldız, A. (2015). &ldquo;Sosyal Hizmet ve Hemşirelik B&ouml;l&uuml;m&uuml; &Ouml;ğrencilerinin Yaşlılara Y&ouml;nelik Tutumları&rdquo;. Journal of History School, 24 (8): 539-559.</p>
Course Resources

1-) Thompson, N. (2005). Understanding Social Work. Second Edition. Newyork: Palgrave Macmillian.
2- Kut, S. (1988). Sosyal Hizmet Mesleği, Felsefesi, Temel Nitelikleri, Ankara
3-) Koçyıldırım, Ş. (1990). Sosyal Hizmette Halk Katılımı, Ankara
4-) Danış, M. Z. "General Characteristics of Underclass Poor, Reasons of Their Poverty, Their Condition of Showing Depressive Symptoms and Their Level of Hopelessness" ,Humanity & Social Sciences Journal ,Vol. 42 ,pp. 143 - 152 .
5-)Danış, M. Z "“Reflections of Neo-liberal Policies on Health-Care Field and Social Work Practices Directed Towards the Empowerment of Person with Chronic Illness and His/Her Family in the Globalization Process”" ,World Applied Sciences Journal ,Vol. 52 ,pp. 224 - 235.

Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 X
2 X
3 X
4 X
5 X
6 X
7 X
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Sözlü Sınav 10
1. Ödev 40
1. Performans Görevi (Seminer) 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 4 64
Mid-terms 1 3 3
Oral Examination 1 3 3
Performance Task (Application) 1 28 28
Final examination 1 3 3
Total Workload 149
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 5.96
dersAKTSKredisi 6