Social Work and Healthcare

Major: Social work
Code of subject: 8.231.00.M.013
Credits: 3.00
Department: Sociology and Social Work
Lecturer: D.Sc. in Education, Associate Professor Klos Liliia
Semester: 2 семестр
Mode of study: денна
Learning outcomes: Ability to apply an integrated approach in the system of social services, taking into account the needs of health care in the context of intersectoral cooperation, and to implement it in the system of social services; Understanding the conceptual significance of principles, methods, means of health care in research and practice and the ability to implement and apply them in everyday social work; Ability to initiate, design, manage the processes of planned social change in social systems of different levels in the field of health and in general in the social sphere Deep sound knowledge of basic research paradigms, strategies and procedures and modern paradigms and concepts of education, science and social work, including in the field of health, and their implementation in their own research; Understanding the diversity of postmodern approaches to integrating theory and practice and creating innovative social services based on health and the ability to implement them in the daily practice of social work.
Required prior and related subjects: Previous academic disciplines Philosophy and methodology of science Actual problems of socio-humanities Related and subsequent disciplines Psychology of creativity and invention Management of scientific projects
Summary of the subject: The purpose of studying the discipline is to form in young scientists systematic knowledge in the field of social work on the basis of public health. The discipline involves the study of the main provisions of theoretical, methodological, ethical, organizational and methodological aspects of health in the practice of social work in Ukraine and abroad, aimed at creating integrated social services using the theory of social work based on evidence (facts) concentrated in the community , family-oriented and consumer-driven, implemented with the participation of specialists from an interdisciplinary team.
Assessment methods and criteria: Current control - 40 points, including individual task - 10 points. Exam - 60 points
Recommended books: 1. Klos L.Ye. Technologies of health care in the social sphere: textbook / L.Ye. Class. - Lviv: Lviv Publishing House. Polytechnic University, 2015. - 248 p. 2. Cowles, L. Social Work in the Health Field. A Care Perspective [second edition] / Lois A. Fort Cowles, PhD. - The Haworth Social Work Practice Press An Imprint of The Haworth Press, Inc.– New York - London - Oxford, 2003. - 408 p. 3. Gehlert S. Handbook of Health Social Work / Sarah Gehlert, Teri Browne. - Second edition. - New Jersey: John Wiley & Sons, Inc. Published by John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken. 2012. - 722 р. 4. Klos LE Social work in health care institutions: consp. lectures [for students of special. "Social work"] / LE Klos. - Lviv: Lviv Polytechnic National University Publishing House, 2006. - 96 p. 5. Whitehead M, Dahlgren G, Gilson L. Developing the policy response to inequities in Health: a global perspective.; .- Challenging inequities in health care: from ethics to action. New Y ork: Oxford University Press; 2001: 309-322 - [electron. resource] - Access mode - policychallenginginequitieshealthcare.pdf 6. Bonnefoy J et al (2007). Constructing the evidence base on the social determinants of health: A guide. Geneva, WHO Measurement and Evaluation Knowledge Network - [Electronic resource] - Access mode: knowledge_networks / add_documents /mekn_final_guide_112007.pdf, accessed 17 March 2010) 7. Path to results: planning and conducting effective development assessments. - Morra Imas LJ, Rist RK - Kyiv: ICF "International HIV / AIDS Alliance in Ukraine", K., print. Huss, 2015. 580 p.