YKPA470 Family, Care and Social Policy (5 cr)
Department of Social Sciences and Philosophy
2017-2018, 2018-2019, 2019-2020
Care regimes, childcare systems, parental leave schemes, care service systems for older people. The course is based on active participation and group work and thus it requires attendance.
Active participation, group work, group presentation, final paper
Active participation 20 %
Group presentation 30%
Final paper 50%
Through this course students will get familiar with international discussions on family, care and social policy, know childcare and eldercare systems of different European countries, understand the consequences that the division of responsibility between the family and the state has for well-being and social inequality of citizens, gender equality, intergenerational relations and labour market.
Reference literature will be distributed during the course
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