LecturerProf. Dr. Stefan Borrmann
Type of courseLecture
ECTS credits4
SemesterSummer Term
Admission Requirementscompulsory subject as a basis for "Social work as human rights profession" and "Professionalisation of social work"
Objectives
  • The lecture is an introduction of social work in Germany from a historical and theoretical perspective.
  • Current trends and challenges will be discussed and the interconnection of social work as a profession and the social system is highlighted
LecturerProf. Dr. Stefan Borrmann
Type of courseSeminar
ECTS credits2
SemesterSummer Term
Admission Requirements

Lecture "Social Functions of Social Work"

please choose 1 out of 2 options in this area of competence

Objectives
  • The theoretical background of this conzeptionalization will be introduced.
  • Case examples will elaborate the role of social work as a profession and the social system is highlighted
LecturerProf. Dr. Stefan Borrmann
Type of courseSeminar
ECTS credits2
SemesterSummer Term
Admission Requirements

Lecture "Social Functions of Social Work"

please choose 1 out of 2 options in this area of competence

Objectives
  • "Is social work a profession" is the title of a famous article from 1915. The quesion is still a highly controversal topic in academic social work
  • The main arguments for and against this view are central in the context of the seminar