Continuing Education Course
St. Pölten UAS’s Department of Social Sciences is offering this short course worth 6 ECTS in response to recent developments.
It encompasses four main areas:
- Asylum and aliens’ rights legislation, entitlements of asylum seekers and convention refugees
- English for counselling asylum seekers and refugees
- Systematic approaches to working with asylum seekers and convention refugees
- Trauma and working with traumatised people
The course is taught in four blocks lasting between 1.5 and 3 days.
Course fees (payable in two instalments) are EUR 1,200. Practice placement supervisors who are currently supervising students may qualify for a discount.
"This course provides knowledge for working with asylum seekers. Specialist knowledge which will be imparted to social work practitioners in this tailored-made programme is especially required not only in legal but also in methodological issues"
course supervisor Ulrike Rautner-Reiter, FH-Prof. DSA Mag. (FH)