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Internationalisation and Social Work

  • Number of credits 15 Credits
  • Level Master’s level
  • Study form Web-based (online)
  • Starting Spring Term 2018

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Here you will find everything you need to know before the course starts.

About the course

This course aims at critical exploration of current issues in social work in an international context.  Social work in global sociopolitical contexts, cultures and ideologies behind ways of organising social work is discussed. Social work models are discussed and contextualized. The global relevance and transferences of current issues in social work like evidence based practice, de-professionalization versus professionalization are examined in the course
 

Application and eligibility

Internationalisation and Social Work, 15 hp

Starts

Lectures begin on week starting 15 January 2018

Ends

Lectures end during the week of 28 May 2018

Study location

Varied

Language

English

Type of studies

Daytime, 50%, Online learning (web-based)

Number of mandatory meetings

No mandatory meetings.

Number of on campus meetings

No on campus meetings.

Outline for distance course

The course is internet-based

Required Knowledge

A minimum of 90 ECTS  within one of the following: Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Peace and conflict studies, Gender Studies, Economic and social geography, Political science, Law/legal Science
or in other courses that are considered equal to thus above, including a minimum of 15 ECTS bachelor thesis. Proficiency in English equivalent to Swedish upper secondary course English A/5.
 

Selection

Academic credits

Application code

UMU-28540

Application

Application deadline was 16 October 2017. Please note: This second application round is intended only for EU/EEA/Swiss citizens. Submit a late application at Universityadmissions.se.

Application and Tuition fees

As a citizen of a country outside the European Union (EU), the European Economic Area (EEA) or Switzerland, you are required to pay application and tuition fees for studies at Umeå University.

Application fee

SEK900

Tuition fee, first instalment

SEK26,250

Total fee

SEK26,250

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