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2016/2017 » Social Services, Health and Sports » Degree Programme in Social Services, Vaasa » Professional Studies » The theory and methods of the profiling area » Professional Ethics and Philosophy

Professional Ethics and Philosophy

Realization plans
Code: SOV13TM02
Name: Professional Ethics and Philosophy
Extent of studies: 3
Rekommenderad studiegång (SP): Year 1:     Year 2:     Year 3: 3    Year 4:     Year 5:     
Course-specific competence: The aim of the course is for the student to:
- be familiar with different human perspectives and views on life, but also their own philosophy of life
- be conversant with basic concepts within both ethics and philosophy
- be aware of the most important philosophical currents within western society
- have the ability to argue and analyze problems in both working and daily life from both philosophical and ethical standpoints
- be aware of and be able to adapt to ethical guidelines for the practice of social work
- have the necessary knowledge to develop a professional job role based on philosophical theory, a work ethic shaped by humanism and honest self-reflection
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Language of instruction: Svenska
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