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Course Description

Code4 SSVAI8
NameServices for Working-age People and Employment
Credits5 ects
ObjectivesThe student is able to
- Assess the service needs of a working-age client
- Support life management of working-age people in matters related to employment, income and studies, and work to diminish inequality
- Explain the main adult social work and employment services and the rehabilitation process promoting ability to work
- Encounter working-age clients and work with them using professional methods
Content- Service needs assessment and key services
- Activation measures and work practices in adult social work and employment
RequirementsContact lessons and learning diary, cases
Grading Scale0 - 5
Course material
Prerequisites120 ECTS credits of compulsory basic and professional studies in the Degree Programme of Social Services
Other Considerations
ContactKaija-Kortelainen Minna


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