Početna Undergraduate StudiesSocial Policy and Social WorkFourth year of studies – Social PolicyInternational Social Policy

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International Social Policy

  • Study programme/study programmes: Social Policy and Social Work – module Social Policy
  • Type and level of studies: Undergraduate academic studies
  • Name of the course: International Social Policy
  • Teacher (Surname, middle initial, name): Prof. Ana Š. Čekerevac, exercise by Jelena S. Vidojević, Teaching Associate
  • Status of the course: Compulsory
  • Number of ECTS: 6
  • Teaching methods: Lectures, exercise, workshops
  • Number of classes:2+2

Aim and outcome of the course

The aim of the course is to introduce students with importance and possibilities of international organizations in realization of international cooperation in the field of social policy. The course should point to advantages and difficulties of international cooperation in social policy.

Student shall gain the knowledge about international cooperation in the field of social policy. He/she shall know the functioning of governmental and non-governmental international organizations having social-political contents within the framework of their activity. He/she shall know local, regional, international and supranational dimensions of social policy. He/she shall develop critical thinking and approach as well as skills in use of knowledge in the field of social policy.

Content of the course
Theoretical teaching

Subject matter, method and goal of studying of international social policy, Theoretical basis for studying of social policy, Emergence of international cooperation in the field of social policy, Motives for formation and development of international cooperation in the field of social policy, Areas of international social policy, Holders of international cooperation in the field of social policy, Forms of regulation of international cooperation in the field of social policy, Phenomenon of integration in contemporary world, Integration processes in Europe, Activities of the United Nations in the field of social policy, International governmental organizations and social policy, International non-governmental organizations and social policy, Achievements in the field of international social policy.

Literature

а) basic

Ana Čekerevac, (2005): Međunarodna socijalna politika, Belgrade, pp. 248

Ana Čekerevac, (1995): Međunarodna saradnja u oblasti zaštite i unapređenja životne sredine, “Socijalna politika i socijalni rad”, No. 2-3, pp. 51-56

Ana Čekerevac, (1998): Međunarodne migracije, “Socijalna politika i socijalni rad”, No. 2, pp. 26-37

b) additional:

Račić O. I. Dimitrijević, V. Međunarodne organizacije, « Savremena administracija », Belgrade, 1988 (pp. 1-150)

Assessment of knowledge

Pre-examination commitments

  • Activity during the lectures 10
  • Colloquim(a) 50

Final examination

  • Oral examination 40