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Course Description

NameParticipation and Social Support
Credits5 ects
ObjectivesThe student is able to
- Explain the key features of social pedagogical approach as well as the concepts of social support and participation
- Combine pedagogical activity with prevention of social exclusion and disadvantage
- Identify everyday challenges to social counselling at different stages of life
- Implement a collaborative project with working-life orientation
ContentSocial pedagogical approach and empowerment, participation, community, socialisation, subjectivity and social support, social counselling in various work environments
RequirementsParticipation in contact lessons, exercises in a small group, a collaborative project or field trip, assignment or exam
Grading Scale0 - 5
Course material
Other Considerations
ContactTuovinen Marjaana


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