Seminar "ICT and social work"

Course Code :2700PSWWCI
Study domain:Social work
Academic year:2019-2020
Semester:1st semester
Contact hours:30
Credits:3
Study load (hours):84
Contract restrictions: Exam contract not possible
Language of instruction:Dutch
Exam period:exam in the 1st semester
Lecturer(s)Jan Steyaert

3. Course contents *

The seminar 'ict and social work' consists of a limited number of lectures, a group assignment and an individual task. The group assignments are presented by the students at the end of the seminar.

The introductory lectures focus on the meaning of informatisation of our society and a number of consequences this has on modern social work. This includes themes like the digital divide, technology and social capital, internet and counseling, computers and accountability of social work.