Social Policy Social Work & Social Justice - Social Protection: Security Work & Poverty

University College Dublin

 

Course Name Social Policy Social Work & Social Justice - Social Protection: Security Work & Poverty
Course Provider University College Dublin
Course Code SPOL20260
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Belfield
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment TRIMESTER: Spring
Application Date 2021-2022 Academic Year
Pre-Registration for September 2021 reopening in August!
Duration Spring Trimester - January to May
Delivery Mode - Face-to-Face
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Eligibility Requirements, Exclusions and Recommendations
Learning Recommendations:
No prior learning is required. This video gives you an idea about the global challenges of social security systems and this module will discuss how these issues apply to Ireland, Europe and around the world.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4-kofA0aWk4 (up to 1:30 minutes the video explains what social protection is, SocialProtection.org)

Module Requisites and Incompatibles
Not applicable to this module.
Course Content

Expand+SPOL20260 Social Protection: Security, Work and Poverty

Academic Year 2021/2022

This module explores the income maintenance function of the Irish welfare state in the OECD context. It examines why and how states provide income supports for indi...

Number of Credits 5
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