Seminars in Field Instruction (SIFI) 2015–2016

Boston University

The goal of this seminar is to promote the development of competent Masters-level social work field instructors. Required of all field instructors supervising an MSW intern for the first time, the seminar combines theoretical and practical content presented by the instructor with an open agenda to which participants bring questions, examples, and suggestions.

Charles River Campus

Section A — Clinical (enrollment limited to 20)

Tuesdays 3:00 PM–5:00 PM
20 CECs (100% attendance required)
Dates: 9/15/15, 9/29/15, 10/13/15, 10/27/15, 11/17/15, 12/1/15, 1/12/16, 2/9/16, 3/8/16, 4/5/16
Location: Conant Lounge, Boston University School of Social Work, 264 Bay State Road, Boston, MA

Section B — Clinical (enrollment limited to 20)

Thursdays 8:30 AM–10:30 AM
20 CECs (100% attendance required)
Dates: 9/17/15, 10/1/15, 10/15/15, 10/29/15, 11/12/15, 12/3/15, 1/14/16, 2/11/16, 3/10/16, 4/7/16
Location: Conant Lounge, Boston University School of Social Work, 264 Bay State Road, Boston, MA

Section C — Macro (enrollment limited to 20)

Tuesdays 9:00 AM–11:00 AM
16 CECs (100% attendance required)
Dates: 9/22/15, 10/13/15, 11/10/15, 12/15/15, 1/12/16, 2/9/16, 3/15/16, 4/5/16
Location: Conant Lounge, Boston University School of Social Work, 264 Bay State Road, Boston, MA

Off Campus

Section D — Bedford

TBD. Please email sswfed@bu.edu if you are interested in this seminar, which will be offered based on interest.

Section E — Fall River

Thursdays 9:30 AM–11:30 AM
20 CECs (100% attendance required)
Dates: 9/17/15, 10/1/15, 10/15/15, 10/29/15, 11/12/15, 12/3/15, 1/14/16, 2/11/16, 3/10/16, 4/7/16
Location: TBA

Section F — Cape Cod

Fridays 9:30 AM—12:30 PM
20 CECs (100% attendance required)
Dates: 9/4/15, 9/18/15, 10/2/15, 10/23/15, 11/6/15, 12/4/15, 1/11/16
Location: Cape Cod Community College, 2240 Iyannough Road, West Barnstable, MA 02668 (Rm# TBD)

Download the BU SIFI registration form here. (pdf)

Please complete and return this form to the Field Education Department, Boston University School of Social Work, 264 Bay State Rd, Boston, MA 02215 or call (617) 353-3754 or e-mail sswfed@bu.edu or fax to 617-353-8348.