|Name of course|
Social work and social problems
Faculty of Health and Occupational Studies
Name: Komalsingh Rambaree
Name: Nessica Nässén
Telephone: +46 0738478005
Name Lena Hjelm
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Period for course registration: 16 August – 29 August
Welcome to the University of Gävle and the Bachelor of Science programme in Social Work Specialization International Social Work 180 cr.
The first course you will attend is SAG030 Social Work & Social Problems which will be delivered in English language (In case of COVID-19 spreading, the course might be delivered on an online-mode). Upon successful completion of this course, you will be awarded 15 Higher Education Credits (HECs).
We will try to use a variety of pedagogical methodologies such as Pre-recorded lectures, Live discussion and student support, Zoom-based group-work and oral presentation, Online peer reviewing, Reflective learning, academic publications' reviews, Field-study report through Canvas.
NB: I t is important that YOU register yourself in Ladok .
The course coordinators for this course is Nessica Nässén and Komalsingh Rambaree (Ajit). Do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions. Our contact details are:
• Room: 51:314
• Mobile: +46 73 837 80 05 (please no telephone calls after 17.00 and on weekends)
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• Room: 51: 214
• Phone: + 46 (0)26 – 64 82 66
• Mobile: + 46 702 226 517 (please no telephone calls after 17.00 and on weekends)
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Looking forward to see you and having an interesting and enriching course together.
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