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Practice, Theoretical Framework and Ethical Principles in Social Work (7 cr)

Code: SS10010-3003

General information


01.01.2023 - 15.02.2023


01.01.2023 - 28.05.2023

Number of ECTS credits allocated

7 op

Mode of delivery

Contact teaching


Tikkarinne Campus Tikkarinne 9

Teaching languages

  • Finnish


20 - 70

Degree programmes

  • Degree Programme in Social Services


  • Kirsi Lindlöf
  • Irmeli Stenberg-Louko
  • Tiina Maaranen

Teacher in charge

Kirsi Lindlöf


  • SSAK23
    Bachelor of Social Services, Blended learning, Spring, 2023


You understand the social-scientific and philosophical arguments.You know how to apply the information in social and educational field.You know how to define the social importance and ethical principles of social and educational work. You will get acquainted with the field of social wellfare worker. You know how to look at the structures, processes and phenomena of society at the individual, community and society level.Competences: Ethical competence. Critical and Inclusive Social Competence.


Aspects of ethics, values, norms and morals.
Competences and professional ethics in social work.
Basics of social philosophy and politics and sociology.
Membership of society and the importance of inclusion in society.
Welfare policy and welfare and civil society.
The importance of economic, political, social and cultural as the starting point of welfare policy.
Sustainable development, local and global perspective.

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