Ledwith, Margaret (2011): Community Development - a critical approach, Ch. 2-4 (pp33-96)
Optional reading in English (in materials)
Williams, Charlotte (ed.)(2016): Social Work in the City. Urban Themes in 21st-Century Social Work. Palgrave Macmillan, Melbourne. pp. ss. 1- 150.
Participatory methods (www.participatorymethods.org)
Optional reading in Finnish (in materials):
Piekkari, Jouni: Top Toijala! Osallistava asuinaluehanke. (julkaisematon). in OMA
Activating lectures; workshops; small group presentations, experiments, observation and study diaries, expressive methods, study visits, workshop planning, implementation and evaluation, literature and internet materials.
To be announced
16.03.2020 - 24.05.2020
02.12.2019 - 15.12.2019
0 - 30
School of Wellbeing
Leigh Rauhala, Jouni Piekkari
During the study module the student will be exposed to Myllypuro area of Helsinki. We will explore the the practice of community work in the area and role and functions of different organisations and the people living in the area. We will explore the possibilities for the future networking and collaboration as tour new campus is in Myllypuro.
We will explore the urban area from the socio-cultural point of view. The aim is to produce useful information for town planning and networking through a cross-sectional approach.
Social Services (in English), Social Services
Collaboration in Myllypuro district of Helsinki with municipal community worker; local communities and networks.
27h per credit