HVER3004 - The Norwegian Welfare and Health Care System

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Vurderingsordning

Vurderingsordning: Hjemmeeksamen
Karakter: Bestått/Ikke bestått

Vurderingsform Vekting Varighet Hjelpemidler Delkarakter
Hjemmeeksamen 100/100 ALLE

Faglig innhold

The module focuses on the Nordic/Norwegian welfare system from different perspectives, both what has been achieved, consequences, dilemmas and problems

The Nordic Model and the Norwegian Welfare System
The Norwegian Child Welfare System
Social justice and policy issues in Norway
Policies aimed at integration of marginalized groups
Social work in Norway; professions, ideology, theory and practice
Social Work with disabled persons/persons with mental disabilities

Læringsutbytte

The candidate must have theoretical knowledge about the Norwegian welfare state and health care, service system and current challenges

The candidate shall, after completion of the course have good knowledge of welfare theory and recent research on the welfare state, ie have good knowledge about:
- drivers, barriers and obstacles in terms of change and development
- theory of social change processes in the Norwegian society

The candidate shall, after completion of the course be able to apply technical knowledge and relevant results from research in the field and have skills in:
- convey information, theory and analysis of the welfare state
- reflect on organizing and implementation of a reform or development process

The candidate shall, after completion of the course recognize innovation and development processes and have general knowledge about:
- strategic thinking and development scenarios for the welfare state
- relevant critical reviews of challenges and trends in welfare programs

Læringsformer og aktiviteter

Lessons: 4-6 lessons over a period of 4 -6 weeks

Group activities
The students will work together to solve tasks within different topics

Mer om vurdering

Postponed examination are for candidates who has legitimate absence or got “Fail”

Spesielle vilkår

Krever opptak til studieprogram:
Vernepleie (HSGVEB)

Forkunnskapskrav

General admission. Have been admitted to Bachelor studies.

Kursmateriell

Course litterature will be published in Blackboard before the course starts

Eksamensinfo

Vurderingsordning: Hjemmeeksamen

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Vår ORD Hjemmeeksamen 100/100 ALLE
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