Review of Social Work Education: To What Extent Should Social Work Education have a Stronger Focus on Community Development and Engagement?

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How is community development and community engagement currently taught within social work programmes in Scotland?

How might this be strengthened across existing programmes as a means to support implementation of current Scottish Government policies around strong, resilient and supportive communities?

What role do social workers adopt in community development and engagement in other countries and how is this supported by their education and training?
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationGlasgow
PublisherUniversity of Strathclyde
Number of pages18
Publication statusPublished - 31 Aug 2016


  • social work
  • social work education
  • community development

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