eLearning: Law and social work

Published: 2007

Updated: 2009

These elearning resources are freely available to all users and, through audio, video and interactive uses of technology, bring alive key aspects of the law applied to social work practice.

Please note that these resources were updated in April 2009 to bring it in line with the most recent policy and legislation.

Introduction to law

Case studies and two quizzes.

The body of law

A series of video interviews

The law-practice relationship

2 interactive models

Accountability and intervention

An interactive case study

Courtroom skills

A series of video interviews

Courtroom scenario

An interactive courtroom case study

Win a million!

A game show type quiz (new section on youth justice added 2009)

A simulation

Social work intervention

Experts by experience

A series of video interviews with service users

All in a day’s work

A self-assessment tool