norsk norsk&engelsk / norwegian&english

Course Description SPL4041 - Ethics and view of humanity (2005/2006)

ECTS Credits7,5

The course shall help the students to see the relationship between ethics and view of human beings and to account for this relationship is made pertinent at different levels of welfare work in local communities. The course as a whole is an introduction to the ideology of care and the ethics of the welfare worker.


- the ideology of welfare ethics
- ethical dilemmas in welfare practice
- relationship between ethics, views of human beings and ideologies of care
- occupational ethics
- the ethics of welfare priorities

Study MethodsLectures, Group Works, Meeting(s) / Seminar(s)
internet supported learning, gatherings, supervision
AssessmentWritten, individual, take-home-test.
Grading SystemAlphabetical Scale, A (best) - F (fail)
Course RequirementsNone