Client participation in social work

Continuing Education Course
  • Graduation:
    Certificate
  • Length of course:
    18 training units à 45 minutes, 2 days
  • Study places/year:
    15 (at least)
  • Language of instruction:
    German
  • Seminar fee:
    EUR 280
  • Course instructor:
    FH-Prof. Mag. Dr. Michaela Moser
  • Location:
    St. Pölten UAS
  • Application:
    office@fhstp.ac.at

Client participation in social organizations is a requirement. It needs (knowledge about) structures, framework conditions, participation theories and methods as well as the appropriate implementation for the respective field of action. The course provides an introduction to central topics and questions.

Course contents

  • Getting to know theories and methods of participation
  • Analysis of the requirements and framework conditions for successful client participation
  • Development of concrete application possibilities for client participation in one's own field of action
  • Reflection on critical situations and central challenges in participatory practice, development of solution strategies