Social Policy and Social Work, Department
Studiengänge Soziale Arbeit at the FH Salzburg/Urstein (A)
- Urstein Süd 1
- A-5412 Puch, Österreich
- Phone: +43 50 2211-1150
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Special features regarding teachingThe career-integrated course imparts theory-based action knowledge combined with practice-oriented methodological skills and research science skills. For this purpose, events of Social Work are analysed by means of various scientific disciplines such as Pedagogy, Sociology, Law, Ethics, Migration Research, Social Management or Psychology and the appropriate methodological tools for their processing are taught. This also includes understanding social condition factors and their effects, social problems and social change.
Special features regarding the international orientationThe International Office will assist you in all administrative aspects of your student exchange; the international departmental coordinators of each degree programme are responsible for all academic issues, especially course selection. Within the menu item International Office you will find all staff members responsible for international relations who will answer any requests you might have.
Exchange universities for stay abroadsUniversity of Malta, Malta; Alice-Salomon-Hochschule Berlin, Deutschland.
Special features regarding the equipmentTechnically well-equipped university.
Special features regarding research and developmentIn the courses Social Work (Bachelor) and Social Innovation (Master) as well as in the Research Group Innovation and Society, we analyse the causes and consequences of social transformation processes. We identify social challenges and initiate, support and evaluate innovative approaches to tackle them. While the research and transfer activities in the Bachelor's degree in Social Work primarily focus on adequate intervention in specific problem areas, the structural causes are at the center of the Master's degree in Social Innovation.
Other special featuresThe University of Applied Sciences Salzburg sees itself as a place where visions mature, quality is more than a requirement, learning moves, vocation becomes a job, interculturality connects, diversity inspires, responsibility acts, competence grows, interdisciplinarity is culture, research creates benefits, business partner is, society benefits, community works, the focus is on people.
Further information on research activitieshttps://www.fh-salzburg.ac.at/forschung-entwicklung/soziale-arbeit-soziale-innovation-und-gesellschaft/ueber-uns/ueber-uns/
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