Siirry sisältöön

Basic information

  • Application period: 30.03.2021-05.05.2021
  • Date: 13.05.2021-10.06.2021
  • Scope: 5 ECTS
  • Location: Laurea Tikkurila
  • Price: 75 €

Timetable

This course will take place online, as an interactive online course, using Zoom and Canvas learning platform. We will have a kick off-session and other meetings in Zoom. 

Kick off-meeting 19.5.2021 at 8.30 - 11.45.

Intensive week 27.-31.5.2021 with World Village Festival.

  • In the case the Covid-19 pandemic enables, this week includes the attending at WV Festival as well as Final Seminar and seeing and commenting other students' learning outcomes.
  • Active participation during the intensive week (in commenting and discussion) is expected from everyone.
  • Further instructions will be given when the course starts.
  • In the case the Covid-19 pandemic continues with social distancing the study plan will be updated.

Contact sessions

19.05.2021 08.30–11.45

20.05.2021 08.30–11.45

21.05.2021 08.30–11.45

21.05.2021 12.30–15.45

24.05.2021 08.30–11.45

26.05.2021 08.30–11.45

26.05.2021 12.30–15.45

28.05.2021 08.30–11.45

29.05.2021 11.00–21.00

30.05.2021 11.00–19.00

31.05.2021 08.30–11.45

Content

The student is able to

  • broadly perceive different local and global factors that influence Social Services now and in the future
  • identify different local and global programs and future plans within Social Services
  • recognize different ethical, creative and sustainable working methods in Social Services, community work and client counselling
  • identify and acknowledge the best practices and multi-professional, creative and sustainable solutions within Social Services, community work and client counselling

Teaching methods

Global Challenges and Possibilities within Social Services, Community Work and Client Counselling will take place online, as an interactive online course, using Zoom and Canvas learning platform.

Kindly notice that this course will be rather intensive, as it only lasts less than a month (19.5.-10.6.2021). There will be individual and pair/group assignments as well.

Student workload

The course is suitable also for exchange students as well as YAMK/Master students. The content for YAMK/Master students will be modified according to their field of studies.

Learning material

All relevant materials will be provided during the course.

Evaluation

Course evaluation follows Laurea's guidelines, with grading 1-5 / fail.

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