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Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research
300 Airdale Road
Bryn Mawr, PA 19010-1697
Phone: 610-520-2600
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socialwork@brynmawr.edu

Graduate School of Social Work and Social Research

Field Education - Important Dates

SUMMER 2015

June 1 - Orientation and Field Prep for Practice for Advanced Standing Students only

June 3 - First day of classes for Advanced Standing Students only (9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.)

June 4 - First Day of Field Education for Advanced Standing Students only

July 4th - HOLIDAY

August 7- Last day of Field Education for Advanced Standing Students only


All full time students:  AY 2015-2016 your field placements begin the week of Aug. 31, 2015 and continue until April 22, 2016.


 

Fall 2015

Aug 25

Field Liaison Meeting, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.

Aug 26

 

Student Orientation (New Student)

 

Aug 27

Prep for Field Practice (New Student Field Orientation) 9:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

or 6:00-9:00 p.m

Sept 1

 

First Semester classes begin

 

Sept 3 or 4

Field Education begins

 

Sept 11

 

Field Education “Kick-Off” (Field Instructors only) (SIFI I & SIFI II)

SIFI I   9:00-11:30

SIFI II  12:30-3:00

Full SIFI Calendar HERE

Sept 30

SIFI III (Field Instructors)

9:00-11:00 AM

 

Oct 7

SIFI IV (Field Instructors)

9:00-11:00 AM

 

Oct 9-18

FALL BREAK – Field Education Continues

Oct 21

SIFI V (Field Instructors)

9:00-11:00 AM

 

Nov  4

SIFI VI (Field Instructors)

9:00-11:00 AM

 

Nov 18

SIFI VII (Field Instructors)

9:00-11:00 AM

 

Nov 26

 

Thanksgiving Holiday *

 

Dec 11

 

LAST DAY OF FIELD Semester I

Field Instructor’s Evaluations due


 

Spring 2016

Jan 1

New Year’s Day Holiday

Jan 4

Field Education grades due; Field Education resumes on regularly scheduled days

Jan 9 **

Ethics Workshop (9:30-1:00) (Fri) (Students only)

Jan 12 **

Ethics Workshop (9:30-1:00) (Mon) (Students only)

Jan 13 **

Ethics Workshop (4:30-8:00) (Tues) (Students only)

Jan 13

 

SIFI VIII (Field Instructors)

9-11 AM

Jan 18

 

Martin Luther King Day (School Closed; Field attendance not required)*

Jan 19

Classes begin

Feb 3

SIFI IX (Field Instructors)

9:00-11:00 AM

 

Mar 7-11

SPRING BREAK - No Field Education***

April 22

LAST DAY OF FIELD

Field Instructor’s Evaluations due

 

April 29

 

May 6

 

LAST DAY OF CLASSES

 

Field Education grades due

May 14

Commencement

*Students may utilize Fri., Nov 27 and/or January 18 toward overall required field hours

**All Students enrolled in Foundation Practice II must participate in one of the Ethics Workshops

***Students may utilize Spring Break to make-up for missed hours.

 Field days missed due to any other holidays must be made up. Make-up time is to be arranged in consultation with the Field Instructor.

+All Field Instructors are encouraged to attend the “Kick-Off” sessions I & II (9/11/15). Free ceu’s are provided to all.  For SIFI sessions III-IX:  Attendance is required for first time field instructors of masters level social work students from any School/Program. All field instructors welcome. CEU’s for SIFI sessions III-IX are available for first time field instructors only.