Social Policy and Social Work, Department
Fachbereich Soziale Arbeit und Gesundheit at the HS Emden/Leer, Emden
- Constantiaplatz 4
- 26723 Emden
- Phone: +49 4921 807-1250
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Special features regarding teachingMostly small group size and good supervision and support from the teachers; numerous excursions; interactive teaching methods; high practical relevance, inter alia by professionals as lecturers; diverse practical projects; guest lecturers from Germany and abroad; research workshops and support in scientific work for the preparation of examinations and final theses, seminars on reflection and supervision; coordinators in all degree programmes as responsible contact persons; quality of teaching through a university didactic centre on site.
Special features regarding the international orientationAnnual International University Week in the SocNet98 network with 13 partner universities; (subject-specific) language offer (English, Esperanto, Finnish, French, Dutch, Spanish, Turkish); cooperation with practitioners from Great Britain (seminars in English); regular excursions abroad (including Spain, Belarus, Israel); internationally oriented modules in the Bachelor's degree in Social Work and Master's in Social Cohesion; mandatory internship abroad in the Bachelor's programme in childhood education; international coordinator in the department.
Exchange universities for stay abroadsInstitute of Technology Tralee, Irland; USIL (Lima), Peru; HUMAK University of Applied Sciences, Finnland; Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spanien; Universidad de Malaga, Spanien; Oulu University of Applied Sciences, Finnland; Universität Babes-Bolyai, Rumänien; ESTS Lille, Frankreich.
Special features regarding the equipmentComputer pool rooms; projectors and smartboards in the lecture and seminar rooms, campus-wide WIFI, large range of laptops for project work; student service office for the administration of technical devices; extensive electronic literature databases of the library; media laboratory for making films and videos; numerous moderation materials for use in lectures and presentations; diverse equipped movement, relaxation, art and music rooms; early education workshop, outdoor spaces for experience education offers in cooperation with practice partners.
Special features regarding research and developmentSupport of student research projects through continuously running research workshops; numerous contacts to practice facilities that support practice-oriented research; intensive support for qualification work (BA / MA / doctorates); possibility of joint publications with the professors; attending specialist congresses and conferences as part of excursions, but also in-house; participation of students in the planning and implementation of specialist congresses.
Other special featuresFirst semester introductions, advice, tutorials as well as occupational field studies for orientation in the course; participation of the students beyond the committee work: "Your opinion/assessment is important for us"; "Campus college"; Department of "short distances"; good preparation for professional life through theoretical and practical seminars and events that serve to raise one's profile; specialisation in the main study through intensive project study; excursions, conferences, special events (including practice market, International University Week, research colloquia) complete the range of courses.
Further information about study entry phasehttps://www.hs-emden-leer.de/einrichtungen/zentrale-studienberatung/
Information on access restrictionshttps://www.hs-emden-leer.de/studieren/studienorganisation/infos-fuer-erstsemester/
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