Supervision of Social Work Field Practicum in ODL System: An IGNOU Model
Indian Journal of Open Learning Volume 21, Number 2, ISSN 0971-2690 Publisher: Indira Gandhi National Open University
Abstract: Indira Gandhi National Open University started offering its social work programme in the distance mode from 2004. The vision is to make social work education accessible to a large number of learners. Field practicum is an essential part of the social work curriculum, and supervision is the core of field practicum. This article tries to explore the trend in supervision of social work practicum in the open and distance learning system in India. It highlights the factors favouring an open and distancelearning and some of the challenging situations associated with it.
Aara, R. (2012). Supervision of Social Work Field Practicum in ODL System: An IGNOU Model. Indian Journal of Open Learning, 21(2), 147-154. Indira Gandhi National Open University.